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internal exile

noun
1.
a state of comparative isolation imposed upon certain political dissidents within the former Soviet Union, in which the subject was forced to live in a remote and often unfamiliar place and in which freedom of movement and personal contact with family, friends, and associates were severely restricted.
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  • The art world, or community, became a destination of internal exile.
  • Some prisoners, usually former government officials, were sent into internal exile.
  • The law provides for internal exile, requiring an individual to reside in a certain area for a fixed term of two to five years.
  • Authorities sent some prisoners, usually former government officials, into internal exile.
  • The law provides for internal exile, and the government used it.
  • Detention in internal exile is one possible penalty for defaming the president.
  • There were no new cases of internal exile during the year.
  • The government did not use forced external exile, but it used internal exile as a punishment.

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