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brignoun [C]

uk   us   /brɪɡ/ US
a ​militaryprison, ​especially one on a US ​navyship
(Definition of brig from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “brig”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指美国军舰上的)禁闭室…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指美國軍艦上的)禁閉室…
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