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punitive
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Childhood's End
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  • It was a more effective, and more demoralizing, treatment than any punitive action could have been.

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  • Death row is the most restrictive punitive confinement permitted.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • Moving was a lesson in punitive anatomy.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind

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