alco

noun
al·co | \ˈal-(ˌ)kō\
plural -s

Definition of alco 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: a small long-haired dog with pendulous ears that is native to and sometimes domesticated in tropical America

variants: or alcoo-

Definition of alco- (Entry 2 of 2)

: alcohol alcogel alcosol alcoometer

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First Known Use of alco

Noun

1785, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for alco

Noun

Spanish, from Quechua álkko, álkkho dog

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alcohol

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