Definition of Alcoholic. Meaning of Alcoholic. Synonyms of Alcoholic

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Definition of Alcoholic

Alcoholic
Alcoholic Al`co*hol"ic, a. [Cf. F. alcolique.] Of or pertaining to alcohol, or partaking of its qualities; derived from, or caused by, alcohol; containing alcohol; as, alcoholic mixtures; alcoholic gastritis; alcoholic odor.
Alcoholic
Alcoholic Al`co*hol"ic, n. 1. A person given to the use of alcoholic liquors. 2. pl. Alcoholic liquors.

Meaning of Alcoholic from wikipedia

- attempt to keep a person from returning to alcoholism. One support group is Alcoholics Anonymous, however its effectiveness is disputed. The World Health Organization...
- An alcoholic drink is a drink that contains ethanol, a type of alcohol produced by fermentation of grains, fruits, or other sources of sugar that acts...
- Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is an international fellowship requiring no membership dues or fees dedicated to helping alcoholics peer to peer in sobriety...
- Alcoholic hepatitis is hepatitis (inflammation of the liver) due to excessive intake of alcohol. Patients typically have a history of decades of heavy...
- Alcoholic hallucinosis is a complication of hazardous recreational alcohol use in people with alcohol use disorder. It can occur during acute intoxication...
- Alcoholic polyneuropathy is a neurological disorder in which peripheral nerves throughout the body malfunction simultaneously. It is defined by axonal...
- disease: non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and alcoholic liver disease. NAFLD is made up of simple fatty liver and non-alcoholic steatohepatitis...
- An alcohol-free or non-alcoholic drink, also known as a temperance drink, is a version of an alcoholic drink made without alcohol, or with the alcohol...
- most commonly caused by alcoholic liver disease, non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) – (the progressive form of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease), chronic...
- distilled alcohol) is an alcoholic drink produced by distillation of grains, fruits, or vegetables that have already gone through alcoholic fermentation. The...