Business / Agriculture / Alcohol: The family name of a group of organic chemical compounds that includes methanol, ethanol, isopropyl alcohol, and others. Ethanol is produced from crops or residues with a high carbohydrate content. Alcoholic beverages contain ethanol, and ethanol is blended with gasoline to produce gasohol. Most industrial ethanol produced in the U.S. is from corn wet-milling.

Other Words for Alcohol

Alcohol Noun Synonyms: spirits, liquor, the bottle, the cup that cheers, demon rum, John Barleycorn, booze, hard stuff, juice, moonshine, fire-water, rot-gut, hooch

Methyl Alcohol

Entertainment / Photography / Methyl Alcohol: Is a volatile, poisonous spirit commonly known as wood alcohol. Used as a substitute for pure alcohol in some photographic processes. MORE

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS)

Life Style / Adoption / Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS): Birth defects and serious life-long mental and emotional impairments that may result from heavy maternal alcohol consumption during pregnancy. Symptoms of mental and emotional deficits may include sig MORE

Potential Alcohol

Life Style / Wine / Potential Alcohol: The potential alcohol depends on the must weight. The more sugar there is in the juice prior to fermentation, the greater the amount of alcohol in the final wine, hence it has a higher potential alcoh MORE