Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A beverage usually containing less than 0.5 percent alcohol by volume.
  • adjective Of, relating to, or being a beverage whose alcohol content is very low or negligible.
  • adjective Containing no alcohol.
  • adjective Dealcoholized.

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  • adjective Containing no more than trace amounts of alcohol.
  • adjective medicine Not involving alcohol as its cause.
  • noun One who is not an alcoholic.

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  • adjective characterized by the absence of alcohol

Etymologies

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non- + alcoholic (adjective)

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