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Noun
A place for the confinement of people accused or convicted of a crime
“It shows that prisoner discipline is the worst in any Scottish jail and that violence among inmates is rife.”
Verb
To put in or as if in prison
“… threatened to jail the punks if they so much as jaywalked.”
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