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remand prisoner (rɪˈmɑːnd ˈprɪzənə) 

Definitions

noun

  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)
The inquest in Stourport, Worcs, heard how remand prisoner Wilson also told Paul he would kill himself if he was found guilty.
Sun, News of the World (2004)
Today the remand prisoner enters the 10th day of her fast in protest at moves to shut down Maghaberry Prison's Mourne House female wing.
Sun, News of the World (2004)

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