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penal colony

noun [C] uk   us   (also penal settlement)
a type of prison, especially one that is far away from other people
Traducciones de “penal colony”
en chino (tradicionál) (罪犯的)流放地, 充軍地…
en chino (simplificado) (罪犯的)流放地…
(Definition of penal colony from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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