darraign

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deraign or darraign (dəˈreɪn)
 
vb
1.  law to contest (a claim, suit, etc)
2.  to arrange (soldiers) for battle
 
[C13: from Old French deraisnier to defend, from Vulgar Latin ratiōnāre (unattested) to reason]
 
darraign or darraign
 
vb
 
[C13: from Old French deraisnier to defend, from Vulgar Latin ratiōnāre (unattested) to reason]
 
de'raignment or darraign
 
n
 
dar'raignment or darraign
 
n

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