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- v. To be in prison or a similar institute
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Though the common criminal condemned to serve time is more publicly lowered in a cage into the pit that drops down inside those bulwarky ramparts.
Dennis Clemmons did serve time for burglarizing a house, just as Lee told us.
Australia will continue to support international efforts to secure the release of Branko Jelen, a Yugoslav national employee of CARE Australia who continues to serve time in a Yugoslav prison.