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Synonyms for cellblock

a division of a prison (usually consisting of several cells)

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com)-- According to playwright Jay Huling, the Sing Sing Correctional Facility, a New York landmark and active maximum security prison, once had a secret cellblock where inmates received massages, manicures, and were even treated to conjugal visits from the prison's warden.
Last week, according to reports from outside the country, more than 30 detainees were hurt, some seriously, when a cellblock in the prison was stormed by guards, along with forces from the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps and the Intelligence Ministry.
This atlas contains eight chapters by electrical engineering, cytotechnology, and pathology specialists from the US, who detail the history of the pap smear, its future, and the potential impact of automation and digitization in the field, and the new method of telePAPology, which uses automated cellblock preparations of liquid-based and conventional samples to produce virtual slides, and its integration with the Bethesda reporting system.
Police special forces shot and killed Samuel Sheinbein, a 34-year-old Israeli-American prisoner serving a life sentence for murder at the medium-security Rimonim Prison in central Israel, after Sheinbein shot and wounded eight prison guards and a fellow inmate on Sunday while being transferred to a new cellblock.
He was instead charged and sentenced to 24 years in a Tel Aviv courtroom, which is how he came to be in Rimonim's cellblock 5, where he barricaded himself in a bathroom, then pulled a gun and opened fire on guards before being shot.
After changing into cellblock issue clothing, Gillian got a little rest before waking to a breakfast of porridge and hot chocolate.
The findings show that cytological NSCLC specimens are suited for ALK rearrangement testing and that ALK ICC with the 5A4 mAb is feasible and highly accurate in detecting ALK-rearranged NSCLC on conventional cytological specimens and cellblock preparations.
When they arrive at the safety of their cellblock, Rick hacks off Hershel's foot with a hatchet out of desperation to save his lifeamost likely so he can help deliver his child.
It is presumed his plunger was seized as evidence, though it probably could have come in handy in his cellblock.
He has worked in offender housing, the visiting shakedown room, recreation yards, cellblock tiers and the kitchen and dining hall areas.
Based on real life events back in the roaring 1920s, nightclub singer Roxie Hart shoots her lover and, along with cellblock rival double-murderess Velma Kelly, they fight to stay off death row with the help of smooth talking lawyer, Billy Flynn.
No one steps into the cellblock when the attacker sits down to rest, and no one stops him when he resumes the beating.