Alcoholization
Alcoholization Al`co*hol`i*za"tion, n. [Cf. F. alcoolisation.] 1. The act of reducing a substance to a fine or impalpable powder. [Obs.] --Johnson. [1913 Webster]

2. The act rectifying spirit. [1913 Webster]

3. Saturation with alcohol; putting the animal system under the influence of alcoholic liquor. [1913 Webster]


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  • alcoholization — (Amer.) n. process of converting into an alcohol; addition of alcohol; process of intoxication (also alcoholisation) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • alcoholization — noun a) saturation with alcohol b) subjection to the influence of alcoholic spirits …   Wiktionary

  • alcoholization — Permeation or saturation with alcohol. * * * al·co·hol·i·za·tion (al″kə hol″i zaґshən) treatment by application or injection of alcohol …   Medical dictionary

  • alcoholization — al·co·hol·iza·tion …   English syllables

  • alcoholization — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌhȯləˈzāshən sometimes äl noun ( s) : the act or process of alcoholizing or the condition of being alcoholized …   Useful english dictionary

  • alcoholize — alcoholization, n. /al keuh haw luyz , ho /, v.t., alcoholized, alcoholizing. 1. to convert into an alcohol. 2. to treat or saturate with an alcohol. 3. to place under the influence of alcoholic beverages; make drunk; besot. Also, esp. Brit.,… …   Universalium

  • alcoholizations — alcoholization (Amer.) n. process of converting into an alcohol; addition of alcohol; process of intoxication (also alcoholisation) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • alcoholisation — (Brit.) n. process of converting into an alcohol; addition of alcohol; process of intoxication (also alcoholization) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • alcoholisations — alcoholisation (Brit.) n. process of converting into an alcohol; addition of alcohol; process of intoxication (also alcoholization) …   English contemporary dictionary

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