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slavery

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1 the state of being a slave
  • a child born into slavery

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2 very hard or unpleasant work
  • endured the slavery of working in the coal mines every day of his adult life

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The first known use of slavery was in 1551

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“Slavery.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/slavery. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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