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English word arraignment comes from English arraign, English pyramid.

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Arraignment detailed word origin explanation

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arraign English (eng) Arraignment. To call to account, or accuse, before the bar of reason, taste, or any other tribunal.. To officially charge someone in a court of law.
pyramid English (eng) (intransitive) To employ, or take part in, a pyramid scheme.. (transitive, genetics) To combine (a series of genes) into a single genotype.. To build up or be arranged in the form of a pyramid (UK, dated) The game of pool in which the balls are placed in the form of a triangle at spot.. (card games) The triangular layout of cards in the game of Pyramid.. (card games, uncountable) . (a [...]
arraignment English (eng) (legal) The formal charging of a defendant with an offense.