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immurements

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plural of immurement

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1 the act of confining or the state of being confined
  • the immurement of Japanese-Americans continued for the duration of the war

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2 the state of being held in lawful custody
  • condemned the long-term immurement of prisoners who have yet to be convicted of anything

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“Immurements.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/immurements. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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