Meaning of “solitary confinement” in the English Dictionary

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"solitary confinement" in British English

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

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solitary confinementnoun [ U ]

us /ˈsɑl·əˌter·i kənˈfɑɪn·mənt/

the condition of being kept alone in a room in prison

(Definition of “solitary confinement” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)