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internees

noun
plural of internee

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one that has been taken and held in confinement
  • all internees were released upon the cessation of hostilities

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“Internees.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/internees. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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