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political prisoner

noun [C]  /pəˈlɪt̬·ɪ·kəl ˈprɪz·ə·nər/ us  
a person who has been put in prison for criticizing the government
Translations of “political prisoner”
in Chinese (Traditional) 政治犯…
in Russian политический заключенный…
in Turkish siyasî tutuklu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 政治犯…
in Polish więzień polityczny…
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