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brig

noun

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a place of confinement for persons held in lawful custody
  • the captain ordered that the prisoner be thrown into the brig immediately

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The first known use of brig was in 1712

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“Brig.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/brig. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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