confinement Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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uk   us   /kənˈfaɪn.mənt/
[U] the ​situation in which a ​person or ​animal is ​keptsomewhere, usually by ​force: She ​spent most of those ​years under ​housearrest or close confinement. [C or U] old-fashioned or formal labour noun (= the ​process of giving ​birth to a ​baby)
(Definition of confinement from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “confinement”
in Chinese (Simplified) 限制, 关押, 禁闭…
in Turkish nezarethanede tutulma, kapatılma, hapsedilme…
in Russian заключение, заточение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 限制, 關押, 禁閉…
in Polish zamknięcie…
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