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calaboose

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a place of confinement for persons held in lawful custody
  • fittingly, the calaboose in that one-horse town consisted of a single cell

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“Calaboose.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/calaboose. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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