Acute alcoholism

acute alcoholism

acute alcoholism n.
See alcoholism.
Historical Examples

Another mental disturbance of acute alcoholism is delirium tremens, which is inexactly called mania a potu by some writers.
Essays In Pastoral Medicine Austin Malley

It is a form of acute alcoholism seen in persons with a strong hereditary tendency to drink.
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