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  1. See alcohol.


Alc a.k.a. Ethanol: Commonly referred to simply as alcohol or spirits, ethanol is also called ethyl alcohol, and drinking alcohol. It is the principal type of alcohol found in alcoholic beverages, produced by the fermentation of sugars by yeasts. It is a neurotoxic psychoactive drug and one of the oldest recreational drugs used by humans. It can cause alcohol intoxication when consumed in sufficient quantity. Ethanol is used as a solvent, an antiseptic, a fuel and the active fluid in modern thermometers. It is a volatile, flammable, colorless liquid with a strong chemical odor.

  • also known as Drinking Alcohol, Pure Alcohol, Grain Alcohol, Spirits of wine, Spirit, Absolute ethyl alcohol, Hydroxyethane, Fermentation alcohol, Potato alcohol, Aethanol, Cologne spirit, diluted Alcohol, Alcool ethylique, Denatured alcohol, Distilled spirits, Tecsol, Thanol, Ethanol solution, Ethyl alcohol in alcoholic beverages, Alkohol, Algrain, Alcare Hand Degermer, silent spirit, Ethyl alc, Lux, Jaysol S, Alcool etilico, Tecsol C, Aethylalkohol, Ethyl alcohol usp, Absolute alcohol, Ethyl hydrate, Dehydrated alcohol, Anhydrous alcohol, Alcohol, Jaysol, Anhydrol, Dehydrated ethanol, Ethicap, Ethyl hydroxide, Hinetoless, Synasol, Alkoholu etylowego, Spirt, Pyro, Infinity Pure, Desinfektol EL, Molasses alcohol, Alcohols, Ethyl alcohol anhydrous


Alc a.k.a. Alicante Airport: Alicante-Elche Airport, originally named El Altet, is the sixth busiest airport in Spain based on passenger numbers, and the main airport for the Valencian Community and the Region of Murcia. The airport is situated 9 km southwest of Alicante, about 160 km south of Valencia, about 70 km north of Murcia and 10 km east of Elche in the municipality of Elche on Mediterranean coast. In 2011, Alicante Airport handled 9,913,764 passengers, 75,572 flight operations and 3,011 tonnes of cargo, making it the busiest airport in the Valencian Community by passenger numbers, and one of the 50 busiest in Europe.

  • also known as Αεροδρόμιο Αλικάντε, 亞利肯特機場, שדה התעופה אליקנטה-אלצ'ה, שדה התעופה אליקנטה
  • part of Spain


  1. Alc a.k.a. Qawasqar Language: Kawésqar, also known as Alacaluf, is an language isolate spoken in southern Chile by the Kawésqar people. Originally there were three regional dialects: northern, central, and southern. Only about 20 speakers of Kawesqar remain, half of them on Wellington Island, off the southwestern coast of Chile.
    • also known as Kawesqar language, Kaweskar, Halakwulup, Alacaluf, Alacalufe, Kawesqar, Kawésqar language
  2. alc is a gene.
  3. Alc a.k.a. allantoicase is a gene.
    • also known as allantoate amidinohydrolase
  4. Alc is an educational institution, school.
  5. Alc is a file format.

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Google previewActive Citizenship in Schools (2003)

A Good Practice Guide to Developing a Whole School Policy by John Potter

ALC is a strategy that can make a significant contribution to ...

Google previewThe American Diet: A Recipe for Disaster

Hb Alc is an irreversible stable product. Hb Alc is formed at rates that increase with increasing plasma glucose and fructose levels. The function of hemoglobin in red blood cells is to carry oxygen to the other cells of the body and to remove ...

Google previewIIca- Canada

AIC and IICA: AlC is a federation of provincial lnstitutes of Professional Agrologists and Agricultural Scientific Societies from across Canada. IlCA- Canada and AIC agreed to cooperate mutually in areas of common interest and priorities, ...

Google previewSecurity, Development and the Fragile State (2009)

Bridging the Gap between Theory and Policy by David Carment, Stewart Prest, Yiagadeesen Samy

Under extreme cases, the relationship between ALC is a threestep progression of increasing ...

Google previewMedinfo 2004 (2004)

by Marius Fieschi

ALC is a simple yet relatively expressive DL with conjunction CD, disjunction CD, negation -,C and universal "r.C and existential quantification Sr.C. We also include A and as the empty and universal concept for modeling reasons.

Google previewDictionary of Youth Justice (2013)

by Barry Goldson

LawyersforChildren(ALC). Head office address: Julia Higgins, Administrator, PO Box 283, East Molesey, Surrey KT8 0WH Tel:...

Google previewElsevier’s Encyclopaedia of Organic Chemistry (2013)

Series III: Carboisocyclic Condensed Compounds by Edith Josephy, F. Radt

|| 3 || 176| A" 158 | + 53" (alc .) ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of the Brain and Brain Disorders (2001)

by Carol Turkington, Joseph Harris

acetyl-L-carnitine (ALC) for the transmission of messages from one nerve cell to another, and the neurotransmitter is found at all nerve-muscle junctions as well as at many other sites in the nervous system. Its action is called cholinergic.

Google previewLempriere's Classical Dictionary for Schools and Academies (1832)

Containing Every Name and All that is Either Important Or Useful in the Original Work by John Lemprière

ALC ANDER, an attendant of Sarpedon, killed by Ulysses. A Lacedæmonian youth, who accidentally put out one of the eyes of Lycurgus, and was generously forgiven by the sage.—A Trojan killed by Turnus. ALc ANDRE, the wife of Polybius, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Aging (2006)

Fourth Edition, 2-Volume Set by Linda S. Noelker, PhD, Kenneth Rockwood, MD, FRCPC, Richard L. Sprott, Ph.D.

Acetyl-L-Carnitine (ALC). ALC is structurally similar to ACh, plays a key role in the ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1C3

The value of this 3-letter word is 5 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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