- An alcoholic liquor stronger than wine (15%) obtained by distillation.
- Any distilled liquid.
- An alcoholic or hydroalcoholic solution of volatile substances. Some spirits are used as flavoring agents; others have medicinal value.
[L. spiritus, a breathing, life soul, fr. spiro, to breathe]
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Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.