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English definition of “array”

array

verb [T usually passive]     /əˈreɪ/
to arrange a group of things in a particular way: A large number of magazines were arrayed on the stand . Arrayed (= standing in a group ) before him were 40 schoolchildren in purple and green .Classifying and creating order to arrange a group of soldiers in a position for fighting Fighting
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