arak

noun ar·ak

variant spelling of

: an Asian alcoholic beverage like rum that is distilled from a fermented mash of malted rice with toddy or molasses

Arāk

geographical name \ ä-ˈräk , ə-ˈrak \

Definition of Arāk

city in western Iran southwest of Tehran population 265,349

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