Everyday English Words With Ancient Arabic RootsThroughout the English language are Arabic roots. Read on for the surprising Arabian delights in English. English would be awfully bland without them.
Origin of grain alcohol
First recorded in 1920–25
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British Dictionary definitions for grain alcohol
ethanol containing about 10 per cent of water, made by the fermentation of grain
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