rastik

noun
ras·​tik
variants: or rastick \ ˈrastə̇k \
plural -s

Definition of rastik

: any of various hair dyes: such as
a : a paste made formerly from nutgalls roasted with copper and iron filings and oil
b : a mixture containing pyrogallol and a metallic salt (as ferrous sulfate)

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History and Etymology for rastik

Turkish rastik, from Persian rāsukht

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“Rastik.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rastik. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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