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de·na·tured al·co·hol

ethyl alcohol rendered unfit for consumption as a beverage by the addition of one or several chemicals for commercial purposes (for example, methanol, aldehol, sucrose octa-acetate).
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With every unit of alcohol costing the same amount at the bottom end of the market, I suspect that Scotland [and Wales] will see a big fall in the sale of strong beer and cider, to be replaced with spirits, illicit alcohol and - for the very poorest alcoholics - methylated spirits.
Tenders are invited for Methylated spirit supply & Waste collection
The Advertiser understands that police will allege Rajini applied methylated spirits to her husband's genitals as he slept then set fire to him.
Here too was kept the deep purple methylated spirits used to prime the Tilly lamp and the paraffin that it ran on.
Clean with a soft cloth dipped in methylated spirits to ensure a smooth and pristine finish
Use methylated spirits in the washer bottle to stop it freezing.
Waugh, 42, who is believed to have suffered mental problems, is thought to have doused the home in the six-storey building with petrol or methylated spirits before igniting it.
At 12, he swigged a glass of methylated spirits. Now he never touches alcohol.
Another way to try to remove it is with methylated spirits with a plastic scraper blade.
With every unit of alcohol costing the same amount at the bottom end of the market, I suspect that Scotland [and Wales] will see a big fall in the sale of strong beer and cider, to be replaced with spirits, illicit alcohol and - for the very poorest alcoholics - methylated spirits. Others may turn to drugs such as Spice, the formerly legal high that is currently ravaging the homeless community," wrote Mr Snowdon.
According to Makaepea, the Liquor Act of 2003 prohibits for the manufacturing and trading of impotable substances, supplying of liquor or methylated spirits to minors, and operating in unregistered premises.
I was still only 12, but strapping a tent to the crossbar and carrying a rucksack weighed down with tins of soup, later heated on a tin can powered by a methylated spirits flame, seemed perfectly natural for an inner city 12-year-old.