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confinement
British English: /kənˈfʌɪnmənt/
American English: /kənˈfaɪnmənt/

Translation of confinement in German:

noun

  • 1 (imprisonment)
    Einsperrung, die
    (in asylum)
  • 2 (being confined)put/keep somebody in confinement
    jemanden in Haft nehmen/halten
    confinement in hospital
    ein Krankenhausaufenthalt
    animals kept in confinement
    gefangen gehaltene Tiere
  • 3
    (childbirth) Niederkunft, die

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