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false imprisonment

noun, Law.
the unlawful restraint of a person from exercising the right to freedom of movement.
Origin of false imprisonment
First recorded in 1760-70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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false imprisonment

(law) the restraint of a person's liberty without lawful authority
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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