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penitentiaries

noun
plural of penitentiary

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a place of confinement for persons held in lawful custody
  • a sentence in the state penitentiary for robbery

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“Penitentiaries.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/penitentiaries. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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