Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of west-central Iran southwest of Tehran. It is a transportation hub noted for its carpets. Population: 447,000.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as arrack.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See arrack.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. any of various strong liquors distilled from the fermented sap of toddy palms or from fermented molasses

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Examples

  • Also in Bali I sampled some Arak, which is Balinese moonshine.

    Gizmodo

  • The IAEA also states that Iran has completed nearly two-thirds of the heavy water reactor at Arak, which is capable of generating an output of 40 megawatts and manufacturing plutonium.

    WHAT REALLY HAPPENED

  • Here I thought I was the only person who rememebered "Arak"!

    The Arak Figurine

  • Iranian officials say the tour would include a visit to the country's uranium enrichment site at Natanz as well as its heavy water facility at Arak.

    Iran Confirms Invitations to Tour Nuclear Sites

  • The group, the National Council of Resistance of Iran, provided the first public evidence that the Iranians were building a huge underground enrichment plant near Natanz, in the central part of the country, and planning for a heavy-water reactor near Arak, in northern Iran.

    Fallout

  • Yes, it will be difficult to bomb all of the sites in Iran, but the most critical are well known — Natanz, Isfahan, Arak, Tehran, and Bushehr.

    Matthew Yglesias » Panic! at the Caucus Meeting

  • It will also place sanctions against "dozens" of Iranian companies and organizations that are allegedly involved in supporting Tehran's nuclear program, including its development of centrifuge machines and a plutonium-producing reactor in the city of Arak.

    U.K. to Join U.S. in Financial Sanctions on Iran

  • Arak (Aloes Wood): The element from that tooth brush sticks have been made.

    Archive 2009-11-01

  • * Any requirement that Bush come to the Hill before unleashing the [B-2s] on the Shi-ite Persian Republic of Iran, Arak, Natanz and Bushehr.

    Matthew Yglesias » Charter School Metaphors

  • The Obama administration Monday will also sanction "dozens" of Iranian companies and organizations that are allegedly involved in supporting Tehran's nuclear program, including its development of centrifuge machines and a plutonium-producing reactor in the city of Arak.

    U.S. Will Take Further Steps to Isolate Iran

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