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immurement


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Immurement  \Im*mure"ment\,  n. 
  The  act  iif  immuring,  or  the  state  of  being  immured; 
  imprsonment. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  immurement 
  n  :  the  state  of  being  imprisoned;  "he  was  held  in  captivity 
  until  he  died";  "the  imprisonment  of  captured  soldiers"; 
  "his  ignominious  incarceration  in  the  local  jail";  "he 
  practiced  the  immurement  of  his  enemies  in  the  castle 
  dungeon"  [syn:  {captivity},  {imprisonment},  {incarceration}] 




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