alcohol noun definition in Addiction topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

alcohol

 noun: Addiction topic
1 drinks such as beer, wine, etc. that can make people drunk He never drinks alcohol. alcohol abuse 2 the clear liquid that is found in drinks such as beer, wine, etc. and is used in medicines, cleaning products, etc. Wine contains about 10% alcohol. The food and drink industry has responded to the demand for low- and no-alcohol drinks. levels of alcohol in the blood He pleaded guilty to driving with excess alcohol. low-alcohol beer alcohol-free beer