Sentence Examples


  • The place of detention of political prisoners.
  • In 1901 Bellary was chosen as one of the places of detention in India for Boer prisoners of war.
  • The story of his detention by the governor (officially styled captain) of Malacca - a son of Vasco da Gama named Alvaro de Ataide or Athayde - is told with many picturesque details by F.
  • The queen had visited it more than once before her detention, and had had a presence chamber built in it.
  • Services; the balloon establishment; the detention barracks; fire brigade stations; five churches; recreation grounds for officers and men; schools; and especially the military technical schools of army cooking, gymnastics, signalling, ballooning and of mounted infantry, Army Service Corps, Royal Army Medical Corps and veterinary duties.