arrayment

noun
ar·​ray·​ment | \ -āmənt \
plural -s

Definition of arrayment

1 : the act of arraying or the quality or state of being arrayed then in arrayment close … rush to war— William Morris
2 : clothing, dress titled ladies in fine arrayment

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History and Etymology for arrayment

Middle English arayment, arrayment, from Middle French arraiement, areement, from Old French, from areer, arayer + -ment

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“Arrayment.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/arrayment. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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