Definition of internee noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌɪntɜːˈniː//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪntɜːrˈniː//
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a person who is put in prison for political reasons, usually without a trial The play is based upon his experiences as an internee.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: internee