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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From _slave_ +‎ _-ery_.

From slave +‎ -ery.

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

SLAVERY (_usually uncountable_, _plural_ SLAVERIES) * An institution or social practice of owning human beings as property, especially for use as forced laborers. * A condition of servitude endured by a slave. * (figuratively) A condition in which one is captivated or subjugated, as by greed or drugs. * 1818, Percy Bysshe Shelley,"The Revolt of Islam", canto 8, stanza 16, Man seeks for gold in mines that he may weave / A lasting chain for his own SLAVERY. SEE ALSO * debt bondage * bonded labor * bonded labour TRANSLATIONS

slavery (usually uncountable, plural slaveries)

  1. An institution or social practice of owning human beings as property, especially for use as forced laborers.
  2. A condition of servitude endured by a slave.
  3. (figuratively) A condition in which one is captivated or subjugated, as by greed or drugs.

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - REFERENCES
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* “slavery” in _An American Dictionary of the English Language_, by Noah Webster, 1828. * slavery in _Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary_, G. & C. Merriam, 1913 * “slavery” in _Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1_, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006. * _Random House Webster's Unabridged Electronic Dictionary_, 1987-1996.


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