alcohol
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈæl.kə.hɒl/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈæl.kə.hɔl/, /ˈæl.kə.hɑl/
  • (America, nonstandard) IPA: /ˈɑl.kə.hɔl/, /ˈɑl.kə.hɑl/
Noun

alcohol

  1. (organic compound, countable) Any of a class of organic compounds (such as ethanol) containing a hydroxyl functional group (-OH).
  2. (colloquial) Ethanol.
  3. (uncountable) Beverages containing ethanol, collectively.
  4. (obsolete) Any very fine powder.
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