antialcoholism


antialcoholism
an·ti·al·co·hol·ism

English syllables. 2014.

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  • antialcoholism — antialcoholic, adj. antialcoholist, n. /an tee al keuh haw liz euhm, ho , an tuy /, n. opposition to excessive drinking of alcoholic beverages. [ANTI + ALCOHOLISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • antialcoholism — an ti•al′co•hol•ism n …   From formal English to slang

  • antialcoholism — | ̷ ̷(ˌ) ̷ ̷ˈ noun ( s) Etymology: anti (I) + alcohol + ism : opposition to immoderate use of alcohol * * * antialcoholic, adj. antialcoholist, n. /an tee al keuh haw liz euhm, ho , an tuy /, n. opposition to excessive drinking of alcoholic… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Introduction —    All countries are unique, but Russia particularly contemporary Russia is undoubtedly sui generis. Underscoring this point, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill once described the country as “a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma.” …   Historical Dictionary of the Russian Federation

  • Alcoholism —    Alcoholism remains one of Russia’s main social problems, often bemoaned as “Russia’s curse.” The habitual consumption of large quantities of spirits impedes economic growth and cultural development, as well as having an especially pernicious… …   Historical Dictionary of the Russian Federation


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