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Noun
A state or federal prison for convicted felons
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“As she gazed at her new domicile, Virginia did not feel at home, but rather as if she was being sent into a penitentiary.”
Adjective
Pertaining to penance or penitence
Adjective
Inflicting or intended as punishment or a form of vengeance
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