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English definition of “immured”

immured

adjective     /ɪˈmjʊəd/ US  /-ˈmjʊrd/ literary
kept as a prisoner or closed away and out of sight : Immured in a dark airless cell , the hostages waited six months for their release .Putting people in prison
(Definition of immured adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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