What is another word for shackle?

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[ ʃˈakə͡l], [ ʃˈakə‍l], [ ʃ_ˈa_k_əl]

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In general, a shackle is a metal or wooden frame, typically with a padlock on one end, used to secure a prisoner or animal. In the past, shackle chains were sometimes used to weigh down prisoners in an attempt to prevent escape, or to make them more susceptible to physical punishment.

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  • n.

    • artifact

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