confinement

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confinement to bed continuously (as in the case of some sick or injured persons) bed rest , bedrest
official act of consigning a person to confinement (as in a prison or mental hospital) commitment , committal , consignment
(law) confinement without legal authority false imprisonment
chains for confinement fetters , manacles , shackles
confinement of an infection to a limited area focalisation , focalization
confinement to your own home house arrest
confinement during wartime internment
personal freedom from servitude or confinement or oppression liberty
prisonlike situation; a place of seeming confinement prison , prison house
operation organized to free from danger or confinement rescue operation
job involving drudgery and confinement salt mine , treadmill
confinement of a prisoner in isolation from other prisoners solitary , solitary confinement
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