TAKOBOTO

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拘置所
Readings
こうちしょ
kouchisho
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
prison, detention house, detention center, jailpénitencier, prisonGefängnis, Haftanstalt, Internierungslager, Gewahrsam

Kanji
ON: コウKUN: かか.わる
arrest, seize, concerned, adhere to, despite

ON: KUN: お.く, -お.き
placement, put, set, deposit, leave behind, keep, employ, pawn

ON: ショKUN: ところ, -ところ, どころ, とこ
place

Example sentences
ついに反逆者は捕らえられ、拘置所に入れられた。Parts: 遂に (ついに), 反逆者 (はんぎゃくしゃ), 捕らえる (とらえる), 拘置所 (こうちしょ), 入れる (いれる)The rebel was ultimately captured and confined to jail.

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