The action of arraigning someone in court: he’s scheduled for arraignment in New York on Thursday [count noun]: she pleaded not guilty at her arraignment
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- Prosecution is a process of investigation, of indictment, arraignment, trial and conviction.
- Before the arraignment, Deputy Prosecutor Graham Blewitt spoke of his personal satisfaction in seeing one of the court's major targets brought before it.
- He hasn't even faced the formal charges of an arraignment yet.