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jailhouse

noun

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a place of confinement for persons held in lawful custody
  • received a tip from an informant inside the county jailhouse

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The first known use of jailhouse was in 1812

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“Jailhouse.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jailhouse. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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