• Definition for "penal colony"
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penal colony definition

  • noun:
    • A colonial area utilized (primarily) for detention and forced labor of deportees, typically in which free work is desperately scarce.
    • a penal institution in which prisoners are exiled (frequently situated on an island that escape is hard or impossible)
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