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Turkish translation of “prison”


noun [C, U]     /ˈprɪzən/
B1 a place where criminals are kept as a punishment
hapishane, mahpushane
He's spent most of his life in prison. She was sent to prison for two years.Prisons and parts of prisonsPutting people in prison
(Definition of prison noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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