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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Placing private property in the custody of an officer of the law; The act of confining someone in a prison (or as if in a prison); Confinement during wartime.

Usage examples (38)
  • It seems to me that the internment is a relatively little known fact.
  • Deport the Muslims or place them in internment camps.
  • Are we or are we not putting people in internment camps?
  • He was interned on December 13, 1981 in internment camps. for more
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