the h-m-logous series of unsaturated, aliphatic hydrocarbons containing one double bond and having the general formula c n h 2n , as ethylene, h 2 c=ch 2 .
a mediterranean liqueur made from brandy flavored with nutmeg, cinnamon, cloves, and other spices, and colored red with kermes or cochineal. historical examples this is the original formula for the alkermes de santa maria novella, which is much valued. cooley’s practical receipts, volume ii arnold cooley they enter into alkermes, a sort of liquor served […]
(def 1). historical examples “alkestis” failed “to get the prize” when its author was competing with sophocles. a handbook to the works of browning (6th ed.) mrs. sutherland orr it is so that the man speaks to and of the woman, in balaustion’s and browning’s alkestis. browning’s heroines ethel colburn mayne his allegiance to this […]
alkied adjective drunk
alkide alkide al·kide (āl’kīd) n. a compound in which a metal is combined with alkyl radicals.
. any member of the alkyne series. noun any unsaturated aliphatic hydrocarbon that has a formula of the type cnh2n–2 (as modifier): alkyne series also called acetylene alkyne (āl’kīn’) any of a group of unsaturated hydrocarbons that havee carbon atoms in chains linked by one or more triple bonds and that have the general formula […]