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  • noun Plural form of alcopop.

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Examples

  • He said "alcopops" - drinks designed specifically for young adults - were the rage.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • We understand the chancellor plans to significantly increase the duty on strong ciders and "alcopops" - which will raise money and hopefully cut binge drinking by young people.

    BBC News | News Front Page | UK Edition

  • After years of worry from parents, public health officials and medical professionals, the state took action against "alcopops" - sweet, soda-like alcoholic drinks that often serve as a teen's gateway to a life of drinking.

    AroundTheCapitol.com

  • SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 News) - SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 News) - On Wednesday, all "alcopops" - fruity flavored alcoholic beverages - had to be gone from grocery and convenience store shelves.

    ABC 4: Top Stories

  • The federal government classifies the so-called alcopops as beer.

    JournalStar.com - News Articles

  • The federal government won't have to refund the additional tax it has collected on so-called alcopops in the past year after the opposition indicated it would validate the measure.

    thedaily.com.au: Breaking News

  • The federal government has been accused of using a tax hike on so-called alcopops to prop up its budget.

    Latest News - Yahoo!7 News

  • And students say these so-called alcopops are becoming popular with their peers who want to get drunk.

    WCAX - Local News

  • Health Minister Nicola Roxon said yesterday the Government was determined to press ahead with the private health rebate savings, but agreed the increase in tobacco excise could also be a good idea, linking it with the so-called alcopops tax.

    The Australian | News |

  • In fact, the May-June issue even slags the makers of so-called alcopops -- "sweet malt-based beverages" such as Mike's Hard Lemonade and Smirnoff Ice -- for pitching their product to kids in an attempt to "groom the next generation of drinkers."

    Reason Magazine

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