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servitude
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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Definition
to be under another's control — especially subject to forced labor
  • "Remember, Watson that though we have so homely a thing as a goose at one end of this chain, we have at the other a man who will certainly get seven years' penal servitude unless we can establish his innocence.
    Adventure VII — The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle (57% in)

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