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slavery

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈsleɪvəri/
the system of owning slaves, or the condition of being a slaveServants, slaves and underlings
Translations of “slavery”
in Korean 노예 제도…
in Arabic عُبودِيّة…
in Portuguese escravidão, escravatura…
in Catalan esclavitud…
in Japanese 奴隷制度, 奴隷所有…
in Italian schiavitù…
in Chinese (Traditional) 奴隸制,蓄奴, 奴隸身份…
in Russian рабство…
in Turkish kölelik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 奴隶制,蓄奴, 奴隶身份…
in Polish niewolnictwo…
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