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slammer

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a place of confinement for persons held in lawful custody
  • the Mafia capo ultimately landed in the slammer on a conviction of income tax evasion

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The first known use of slammer was in 1952

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“Slammer.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/slammer. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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