from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Ethyl alcohol to which a poisonous substance, such as acetone or methanol, has been added to make it unfit for consumption.
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- n. Reasonably pure ethyl alcohol for industrial purposes that has been made unfit for consumption by the addition of a poisonous substance such as acetone or methyl alcohol
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. ethyl alcohol that is unfit for drinking but is still useful for other purposes
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