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penal colony

noun [C] uk   ( also penal settlement) us  
a type of prison, especially one that is far away from other people
Translations of “penal colony”
in Chinese (Traditional) (罪犯的)流放地, 充軍地…
in Chinese (Simplified) (罪犯的)流放地…
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