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Topic: JAIL AND PUNISHMENT

Date: 1800-1900
Origin: INTERN1

internment

noun
     
in‧tern‧ment
[uncountable]PMSCJ the practice of keeping people in prison during a war or for political reasons, without charging them with a crime [↪ intern]:
an internment camp
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