arrack

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noun ar·rack \ ˈa-rək , ə-ˈrak \
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Definition of arrack

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

Origin and Etymology of arrack

ultimately from Arabic ʽaraq sweet juice, liquor


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