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  1. penal colony(noun)

    a penal institution where prisoners are exiled (often located on an island from which escape is difficult or impossible)

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Alex
Alex
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Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
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  1. penalcolony

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  1. Rogelio Zedillo:

    I think its a pity that they have closed what could have been a model prison, they were self-supporting, they (inmates) were producing. They grew vegetables. They had cattle, goats, pigs. There was a fish farm and a salt works ... the problem was political, the authorities decided not to continue as a penal colony, and so little by little it fell apart.


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