padded cell


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padded cell

n
a room, esp one in a mental hospital, with padded surfaces in which violent inmates are placed
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padded cell

nGummizelle f
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padded cell

ncella con le pareti imbottite (in carceri, ospedali psichiatrici)
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The 28-year old star admitted that she spent time in a padded cell to help her overcome drug problems and added that she decided to get a grip over things when her mother was diagnosed with cancer.
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