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internment definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: confinement during wartime
2: the act of confining someone in a prison (or as if in a prison) [syn: imprisonment, internment]
3: placing private property in the custody of an officer of the law [syn: impoundment, impounding, internment, poundage]

Merriam Webster's

noun see intern II

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Internment In*tern"ment, n. [F. internement. See Intern.] Confinement within narrow limits, -- as of foreign troops, to the interior of a country.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

Internment is the practice of putting people in prison for political reasons. They called for the return of internment without trial for terrorists.




 


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