alcool

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See also: álcool

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French alcool (alcohol). Doublet of alcohol and kohl.

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Noun[edit]

alcool (uncountable)

  1. (Canada) grain alcohol, everclear

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French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin alcohol, from Arabic اَلْكُحْل(al-kuḥl, kohl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /al.kɔl/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔl

Noun[edit]

alcool m (plural alcools)

  1. alcohol, especially domestic, medical, methylated spirits
  2. spirits, hard liquor (strong alcoholic beverage, excludes wine, cider, beer)
    • 1951, Georges Simenon, Maigret en meublé:
      Il n'y a jamais une goutte d'alcool, ni même de vin dans la maison.
      There is never a drop of alcohol, not even (one of) wine in the house.

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Descendants[edit]

  • Haitian Creole: alkòl
  • Mauritian Creole: lalkol
  • Seychellois Creole: lalkol
  • English: alcool
  • Khmer: អាកុល (ʼaakol)
  • Malagasy: alkola
  • ? Norman: alcool
  • Romanian: alcool
  • Turkish: alkol
  • Vietnamese: ancol, cồn

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈal.kol/, (traditional) /ˈal.ko.ol/[1]
  • Rhymes: -alkol, (traditional) -alkool
  • Hyphenation: (traditional) àl‧co‧ol

Noun[edit]

alcool m (invariable)

  1. Alternative spelling of alcol; alcohol

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References[edit]

  1. ^ alcool in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French alcool.

Noun[edit]

alcool m (plural alcools)

  1. (Jersey) alcohol

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Romanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French alcool, from Latin alcohol, from Arabic اَلْكُحْل(al-kuḥl, kohl).

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Noun[edit]

alcool n (plural alcooluri)

  1. alcohol (intoxicating beverage)
  2. alcohol (chemical compound containing ethanol)

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