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remand prisoner (rɪˈmɑːnd ˈprɪzənə) 



  1. (law) a prisoner who is sent back into custody (or sometimes admitted to bail) to await trial or continuation of their trial

Example Sentences Including 'remand prisoner'

About 3pm on Saturday, the remand prisoner allegedly stabbed two male guards with a sharpened steel spindle manufactured from a mop bucket.
Australian News Misc (2004)
As a remand prisoner , she should have been held at Mt Eden women's prison, said police.
New Zealand Herald (2004)


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