a form of pure grain spirit distilled in Quebec
noun (informal) an alcoholic drink that tastes like a soft drink noun a British alcoholic lemonade that is 4.7 percent alcohol Examples There is concern that the successful marketing of alcopops to young people reduces awareness of the alcoholic content of these drinks. Word Origin from ‘alcohol’ and (soda) ‘pop’
alcool-90 language An object-oriented extension of ML with run-time overloading and a type-based notion of modules, functors and inheritance. It is built on CAML Light. (ftp://ftp.inria.fr/lang/alcool). E-mail: . (1995-04-18)
a star, the fifth-magnitude companion of Mizar in the handle of the Big Dipper. Historical Examples They saw and named Alcor, thousands of years before telescopes were invented, and long before there were any books to help them. Earth and Sky Every Child Should Know Julia Ellen Rogers Alcor (al´-kôr), g Ursæ Majoris, “the cavalier” […]
. the Koran. Historical Examples To which that would touch, which the Alcoran carries in Azoare. A Discovrse of Fire and Salt (A Discourse of Fire and Salt) Blaise de Vigenre They also read the chapters of the Alcoran appointed for the burial of the dead. The Arabian Nights, Volume III (of 4) Anonymous The […]
a person who believes in an absolutely literal interpretation of the Koran.