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deraign

/dəˈreɪn/
verb (transitive) (obsolete)
1.
(law) to contest (a claim, suit, etc)
2.
to arrange (soldiers) for battle
Derived Forms
deraignment, darraignment, noun
Word Origin
C13: from Old French deraisnier to defend, from Vulgar Latin ratiōnāre (unattested) to reason
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