Definition of arrestment in English:

arrestment

Line breaks: ar¦rest|ment
Pronunciation: /əˈrɛs(t)m(ə)nt/

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noun

Scots Law
An attachment of property for the satisfaction of a debt: the Scottish clearing banks are unable to handle the volume of arrestments

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Pronunciation: ˈpʌŋ(k)təm
noun
a small, distinct point