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arraign

verb [T]  us   /əˈreɪn/ law
to formally accuse someone of a particular crime in a court of law and to ask the accused to state guilt or innocence: He was arraigned on a robbery charge.
arraignment
noun [C]  us   /əˈreɪn·mənt/
law They pleaded not guilty at their arraignment.
Translations of “arraign”
in Chinese (Traditional) 提審, 提訊, 控告…
in Chinese (Simplified) 传讯, 提讯, 控告…
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