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

  indentured \indentured\ adj.
     Bound by contract to work for another for a specified period
     of time.
  
     Syn: apprenticed, articled, bound.
          [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Indenture \In*den"ture\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Indentured; p.
     pr. & vb. n. Indenturing.]
     [1913 Webster]
     1. To indent; to make hollows, notches, or wrinkles in; to
        furrow.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              Though age may creep on, and indenture the brow.
                                                    --Woty.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. To bind by indentures or written contract; as, to
        indenture an apprentice.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  indentured
      adj 1: bound by contract [syn: apprenticed, articled,
             bound, indentured]

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