alcohol
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alcohol(
ahl
-
kuh
-
hal
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (chemistry)
a. el alcohol
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Alcohols do not evaporate easily.Los alcoholes no se evaporan con facilidad.
2. (ethyl alcohol)
a. el alcohol
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
This car can use gas or alcohol as fuel.Este carro puede utilizar o gas o alcohol como combustible.
3. (beverage)
a. el alcohol
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I don't drink alcohol during the day.No tomo alcohol durante el día.
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alcohol
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el alcohol
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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alcohol [ˈælkəhɒl]
noun
(drink) alcohol (m); also (Chem)
I never touch alcohol no pruebo el alcohol; soy abstemio
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alcohol
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
alcohol(
ahl
-
kohl
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (chemistry)
a. alcohol
Utilizamos un tipo de alcohol especial para el experimento.We used a special type of alcohol for the experiment.
2. (ethyl alcohol)
a. rubbing alcohol
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
¿Dónde está el alcohol? Me lastimé la rodilla.Where's the rubbing alcohol? I hurt my knee.
b. surgical spirit (United Kingdom)
Puedes usar alcohol para esterilizar la piel.You can sterilize the skin with surgical spirit.
3. (beverage)
a. alcohol
¿Me puedes preparar una margarita sin alcohol?Can you make me a margarita with no alcohol?
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alcohol
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. alcohol
alcohol desinfectantesurgical spirit
2. (chemistry)
a.
alcohol etílicoethyl alcohol
alcohol de quemarmethylated spirits
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alcohol
alcohol
lámpara de alcohol spirit lamp
alcohol absoluto absolute alcohol; pure alcohol
alcohol de quemar alcohol desnaturalizado alcohol metílico methylated spirit
alcohol vínico vinic alcohol
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