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confinement

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of CONFINEMENT

1
the act of confining or the state of being confined <some wild animals take to confinement very poorly>
2
the act or practice of keeping something (as an activity) within certain boundaries <the confinement of commercial development to one stretch of roadway is intended to help preserve the town's rural character>

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