penal institution

noun

Definition of penal institution

: a building where people are kept as punishment for a crime : prison

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“Penal institution.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/penal%20institution. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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