1. alcazar any of various Spanish fortresses or palaces built by the Moors
  2. elixir a substance believed to cure all ills
  3. ulcer an inflammatory lesion resulting in decay of tissue
  4. Alcaeus Greek lyric poet of Lesbos; reputed inventor of Alcaic verse
  5. alkaliser an agent that counteracts or neutralizes acidity
  6. Alger United States author of inspirational adventure stories for boys; virtue and hard work overcome poverty (1832-1899)
  7. all clear a signal (usually a siren) that danger is over
  8. allocator a person with authority to allot or deal out or apportion
  9. El-Aksur a city in central Egypt on the east bank of the Nile that is a center for visitors to the ruins of and around Thebes
  10. welcomer a person who greets
  11. walkover backbends combined with handstands
  12. alocasia any plant of the genus Alocasia having large showy basal leaves and boat-shaped spathe and reddish berries
  13. alligator an amphibious reptile related to crocodiles
  14. Algiers an ancient port on the Mediterranean
  15. placer an alluvial deposit that contains particles of some valuable mineral
  16. relaxer any agent that produces relaxation
  17. Alexander king of Macedon
  18. walk over beat easily
  19. lacer a workman who laces shoes or footballs or books
  20. alcahest hypothetical universal solvent once sought by alchemists