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servitude

noun [U] uk   /ˈsɜː.vɪ.tjuːd/ us    /ˈsɝː.vɪ.tuːd/ formal
the state of being under the control of someone else and of having no freedom: In the past, the majority of women were consigned to a lifetime of servitude and poverty.
Translations of “servitude”
in Spanish servidumbre…
in French esclavage…
in German die Sklaverei…
in Chinese (Traditional) 苦役, 奴役, 勞役…
in Chinese (Simplified) 苦役, 奴役, 劳役…
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