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  Definition of Internment
  1. placing private property in the custody of an officer of the law
  2. the act of confining someone in a prison (or as if in a prison)
  3. confinement during wartime
Similar Words: impoundment, impounding, poundage, imprisonment

 

Hyponyms: drug bust, drugs bust, lockdown, false imprisonment, custody

 

Derivational Morphology: pound, pound up, impound, attach, sequester, confiscate, seize, intern, imprison, incarcerate, lag, immure, put behind bars, jail, jug, gaol, put away, remand

 

Anagrams: retirement

 

 
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