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Definition of captivity

What is the definition of "captivity"?
  • cap•tiv•i•tynoun
  • 1. The state or period of being imprisoned, confined, or enslaved.


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  • "At present, the total number of pandas in captivity is more than 300, while approximately 1,600 continue to reside in the wild."

    "U.S. soldier known to be in captivity is Pfc. Bowe Bergdahl of"

    "Organizers could set up a foundation to collect cash for Pan, whose life expectancy in captivity is about 60 years."

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