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alco-

1.
a combining form representing alcohol, in compound words (alcogas), sometimes with the sense “using alcohol as fuel” (alcoboat; alcotruck).
Origin
by false analysis of alcohol as alco- (an assumed combining form with -o-) + -hol
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alko

/ˈælkəʊ/
noun (pl) alkos, alcos
1.
(Austral, slang) a heavy drinker or alcoholic
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