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  • n. A heavy iron ball attached to a prisoner's leg by a chain as a means of restraint.
  • n. One's wife, as a symbol of restraint.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. heavy iron ball attached to a prisoner by a chain


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