slammer

[slam-er]
noun
1.
a person or thing that slams.
2.
Usually, the slammer. Also called the slam. Slang. a prison.

Origin:
1955–60; slam1 + -er1

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slammer (ˈslæmə)
 
n
slang the slammer prison

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Example sentences
The prison system, and the society as a whole, couldn't sustain every
  apprehended joint smoker doing a dime in the slammer.
If you get caught with it, you could end up in the slammer for a long time if
  you try to bring it in undeclared.
Who ever goes against the grain, is sure to find themselves in the slammer.
It is easy to put in a slammer and don't give any specifics.
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