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Definitions of alcohol:

part of speech: adjective


part of speech: noun

Spirits of wine; distilled spirits highly rectified; the intoxicating principle in all spirituous or fermented liquors.

part of speech: noun

A colorless liquid formed by the fermentation of a watery sugar solution, usually prepared by the action of malt on starch; a powerful stimulant and antiseptic; an intoxicant.

part of speech: noun

Pure spirit, a liquid generated by the fermentation of sugar and other saccharine matter, and forming the intoxicating element of fermented liquors.

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In the R. Cath. Ch., a small crucifix, or a crucifix engraved on a plate, which used to be kissed by the priest and deacon, and passed on to the people in succession before leaving church; kiss of peace. ...

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