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 for immurement
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Immurement \Im*mure"ment\, n.
     The act of immuring, or the state of being immured;
     imprisonment.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  immurement
      n 1: the state of being imprisoned; "he was held in captivity
           until he died"; "the imprisonment of captured soldiers";
           "his ignominious incarceration in the local jail"; "he
           practiced the immurement of his enemies in the castle
           dungeon" [syn: captivity, imprisonment,
           incarceration, immurement]

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