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house of correction

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  • nouncorrectional facility
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Synonyms for house of correction

noun correctional facility
  • borstal
  • detention center
  • detention home
  • house of detention
  • reform school
  • reformatory

More words related to house of correction

big house

noun. penal institution

reform school

noun. school for troubled youth
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