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bond servant

or bond-servant

noun
1.
a person who serves in bondage; slave.
2.
a person bound to service without wages.
Origin of bond servant
1525-1535
1525-35
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bondservant

/ˈbɒndˌsɜːvənt/
noun
1.
a serf or slave
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