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manacle

noun A permutation of handcuffs consisting of two metal bands which are bound at the wrists and connected by a chain,

verb To remand a person into police custody, as in the police manacled their suspect.
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According to lawyers and criminal scholars, inmates in Japanese prisons are kept manacled in solitary confinement and put under 24-hour surveillance if they violate prison regulations.
From the moment manacled females were boarded, some barely alive through disease and starvation, many of them infants, children, they were routinely seized as booty (by law) by the crew and marines.
Shortly before the 'ritualistic' slaying, his killer, who was described as spiteful and manipulative, took a photograph of him trussed up and manacled, said Mr Jafferjee.
THE al-Qaida allied kidnap pers of Briton Ken Bigley turned the screw on Tony Blair yesterday by releasing another video of the sobbing, caged, and manacled hostage pleading again for his life and calling the prime minister a liar.
Mr Tappin would have been manacled and dressed in an orange boiler suit like a Guantanamo inmate.
O'Dowd manacled Carlsen to the wall at his flat in Shoreditch, East London, after a drug-fuelled naked photoshoot.
And cops fear the chambers are part of an underground complex where at least 160 children were allegedly drugged, manacled, raped and beaten.
They caused great offence with their colonial master and manacled slave stunt.
Now she's pursued like prey, her every tragic moment - including her manacled breakdown - captured for the public to dissect.
Danny, 18, and Ricky, 19, made a defiant gesture, lifting and crossing their manacled hands, as they left the court at the Old Bailey.
An unidentified detainee holds up his manacled hands as he is driven out of the detention centre yesterday Picture: MAX NASH
Her hands manacled, a suspected heroin dealer is led away by police today.