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[こう()·りゅう()]
kouryuu
noun, suru verb

English Meaning(s) for 勾留

noun, suru verb
  1. detention; confinement

Definition and Synonyms for 勾留

Imprisonment putting someone in prison or in jail as lawful punishment
Synonyms: 勾留, 収監, 営倉, 幽囚, 投獄, 拘留, 拘置, 留置, 禁固, 禁獄, 縲絏
Confinement the state of being confined
Synonyms: 入所, 分娩, 勾留, 収監, 幽囚, 幽閉, 拘置, 監禁, 禁固
Detention a state of being confined (usually for a short time)
Synonyms: 勾留, 抑留, 拘留, 拘禁, 拘置, 検束, 留置, 留め置き, 留め置く, 身柄拘束

Meanings for each kanji in 勾留

be bent; slope; capture Kanji Details »
detain; fasten; halt; stop Kanji Details »

Categories 勾留 is a member of

Penalisation the act of punishing
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Subjugation forced submission to control by others
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Confinement the state of being confined
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