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internment camp

noun
1.
a prison camp for the confinement of enemy aliens, prisoners of war, political prisoners, etc.
Origin of internment camp
1915-1920
1915-20
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  • As for the supernumeraries, Bournef and the others, we shall have them stowed away in an internment-camp before a week is past.

    The Golden Triangle Maurice Leblanc

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