Meaning of “borstal” in the English Dictionary

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"borstal" in British English

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borstalnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈbɔː.stəl/ us /ˈbɔːr.stəl/ UK

(in the past) a prison for boys who were too young to be sent to an ordinary prison

(Definition of “borstal” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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