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thralldom

[thrawl-duh m] /ˈθrɔl dəm/
noun
1.
the state of being a thrall; bondage; slavery; servitude.
Also, thraldom.
Origin
1125-1175
1125-75; Middle English thraldom. See thrall, -dom
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