1. alcoholic beverage a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent
  2. alcoholic abuse excessive use of alcohol and alcoholic drinks
  3. Alcoholics Anonymous an international organization that provides a support group for persons trying to overcome alcoholism
  4. alcoholic drink a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent
  5. alcohol abuse excessive use of alcohol and alcoholic drinks
  6. alcoholic dementia dementia observed during the last stages of severe chronic alcoholism; involves loss of memory for recent events although long term memory is intact
  7. perseverance the act of persisting
  8. Alcaic verse verse in the meter used in Greek and Latin poetry consisting of strophes of 4 tetrametric lines; reputedly invented by Alcaeus
  9. alcohol group the chemical group -OH
  10. alcoholic characteristic of or containing volatile hydroxyl compounds
  11. alcohol-dependent addicted to alcohol
  12. alcoholism abuse excessive use of alcohol and alcoholic drinks
  13. alcoholize make alcoholic, as by fermenting
  14. alcoholise make alcoholic, as by fermenting
  15. hydraulic brakes brake system in which a brake pedal moves a piston in the master cylinder; brake fluid then applies great force to the brake pads or shoes
  16. ileocolic artery an artery that originates from the superior mesenteric artery and supplies the terminal part of the ileum and the cecum and the vermiform appendix and the ascending colon
  17. alcohol radical the chemical group -OH
  18. ileocolic vein a vein that drains the end of the ileum and the appendix and the cecum and the lower part of the ascending colon
  19. law of averages a law affirming that in the long run probabilities will determine performance
  20. leverage the mechanical advantage gained by a machine on a fulcrum