Definition of Confinement. Meaning of Confinement. Synonyms of Confinement

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Definition of Confinement

Confinement
Confinement Con*fine"ment, n. 1. Restraint within limits; imprisonment; any restraint of liberty; seclusion. The mind hates restraint, and is apt to fancy itself under confinement when the sight is pent up. --Addison. 2. Restraint within doors by sickness, esp. that caused by childbirth; lying-in.

Meaning of Confinement from wikipedia

- Confinement may refer to With respect to humans: An old-fashioned or archaic synonym for childbirth Postpartum confinement (or postnatal confinement),...
- Solitary confinement is a form of imprisonment distinguished by living in single cells with little or no meaningful contact to other inmates, strict measures...
- Postpartum confinement refers to a traditional practice following childbirth. Those who follow these customs typically begin immediately after the birth...
- The New Safe Confinement (NSC or New Shelter) is a structure built to confine the remains of the number 4 reactor unit at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power...
- Confinement fusion may refer to: Bubble fusion, or acoustic inertial confinement fusion Inertial confinement fusion Magnetic confinement fusion...
- In quantum chromodynamics (QCD), color confinement, often simply called confinement, is the phenomenon that color-charged particles (such as quarks and...
- In justice and law, house arrest (also called home confinement, home detention, or, in modern times, electronic monitoring) is a measure by which a person...
- Cellular confinement systems (CCS)—also known as geocells—are widely used in construction for erosion control, soil stabilization on flat ground and steep...
- The estimated date of delivery (EDD), also known as expected date of confinement, and estimated due date or simply due date, is a term describing the...
- for the product of the plasma (electron) density ne and the "energy confinement time" τ E {\displaystyle \tau _{E}} that leads to net energy output....
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