arraignment
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arraignment(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (legal)
a. la lectura de los cargos
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The clerk will schedule you for arraignment in court.El oficinista le dará una cita para la lectura de los cargos en la corte.
b. la instrucción de cargos
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The defendant discussed with her lawyer what her best plea option at the arraignment would be.La acusada discutió con su abogada cómo sería mejor declarar en la instrucción de cargos.
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arraignment
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (law)
a. la acusación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
arraignment [əˈreɪnmənt]
noun
(Jur) lectura (f) del acta de acusación
Keating and his associates are scheduled for arraignment October 5th Crowds appeared at the arraignments, prompting more clashes with security forces
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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