Definition of jailhouse in English:

jailhouse

Line breaks: jail|house
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒeɪlhaʊs
 
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noun

North American
A prison: [as modifier]: the jailhouse diet
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  • CompuDyne also supplies security and specialty engineering and telecom products to the military and intelligence agencies, electronic security products for prisons, and all-steel jailhouses.
  • The first morning they visited the jailhouse, two prisoners were behind bars.
  • I had them placed into protective custody at the jailhouse in Hamburg.

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