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corporal punishment

noun [U]
 
 
physical punishment, especially of children, usually by hitting with the hand or a stickHitting and beatingPunishing by causing painPunishing and punishmentsPunishing by causing painHitting and beating
Translations of “corporal punishment”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指對孩子的)體罰…
in Russian телесное наказание…
in Turkish dayak cezası, fiziki ceza…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指对孩子的)体罚…
in Polish kara cielesna…
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