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bridewells

noun
plural of bridewell

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a place of confinement for persons held in lawful custody
  • the citadel was later converted into a bridewell to house the city's growing criminal population

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“Bridewells.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bridewells. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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