alcohol amnestic syndrome
alcohol amnestic syndrome n.
An amnestic syndrome resulting from alcoholism and vitamin deficiency whose complications may include peripheral neuropathy and cerebellar ataxia.
- Alcohol dehydrogenase
an enzyme that catalyzes the oxidation of ethanol and other alcohols to acetaldehyde using NAD+, the first step in the metabolism of alcohol by the liver.
- Alcohol dependence
any of a class of compounds, analogous to hydrates, containing chemically combined , as chloral alcoholate, C 4 Cl 3 H 7 O 2 . . Historical Examples The first, by which liqueurs of the highest class are prepared, is the “distillation” or “alcoholate” process. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 16, Slice 6 Various The […]
adjective (of beer or wine) containing only a trace of alcohol Compare low-alcohol (of a period of time) during which no alcoholic drink is consumed: there should be one or two alcohol-free days a week