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ar·range / əˈrānj/ • v. [tr.] 1. put (things) in a neat, attractive, or required order: she had just finished arranging the flowers. 2. organize or make plans for (a future event): they hoped to arrange a meeting. ∎  [intr.] reach agreement about an action or event in advance: I arranged with my boss to have the time off. ∎  ensure that (something) is done or provided by organizing it in advance: accommodations can be arranged if required. 3. Mus. adapt (a composition) for performance with instruments or voices other than those originally specified: songs arranged for viola and piano. DERIVATIVES: ar·range·a·ble adj. ar·rang·er n.

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arrange XIV. — OF. arangier, arengier (mod. arranger), f. a- AD- + rangier RANGE.
So arrangement XVIII.

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arrangeFalange, flange •avenge, henge, revenge, Stonehenge •arrange, change, counterchange, estrange, exchange, grange, interchange, Lagrange, mange, part-exchange, range, short-change, strange •binge, cringe, fringe, hinge, impinge, singe, springe, swinge, syringe, tinge, twinge, whinge •challenge • orange • scavenge •lozenge • blancmange •lounge, scrounge •blunge, expunge, grunge, gunge, lunge, plunge, scunge, sponge

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