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arak

[ar-uh k, uh-rak] /ˈær ək, əˈræk/
noun
1.
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arrack

/ˈærək/
noun
1.
a coarse spirit distilled in various Eastern countries from grain, rice, sugar cane, etc
Word Origin
C17: from Arabic `araq sweat, sweet juice, liquor
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