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Noun
The action of detaining someone or the state of being detained in official custody
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“She has in my view made up a story of arrest and detention between May and September 1999.”
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A state of being prevented from proceeding
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The action of capturing or of being captured
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Isolation
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Lack of susceptibility, or of capacity to feel or perceive
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An official formal accusation for a criminal offense, or the process by which it is brought to a jury
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The quality or fact of being late
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