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booby hatch

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbooby hatchˈbooby hatch noun [singular] 🔊 🔊 MH American English old-fashioned informal a mental hospital
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booby hatchShe too embarks on a lazy plot of catastrophic collapse, winding up confined in a local booby hatch.
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