Definition of 'inquisition'
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The Sun (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Will she be in for the Spanish Inquisition?The Sun (2016) The Sun (2015)
With the establishment of church courts from about 1100 onwards, the population increasingly came under a powerful system of public inquisition.The Times Literary Supplement (2012)
My feet were encased in boots that appeared to have been designed by the people who used to manufacture iron maidens for the Spanish Inquisition.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Definition of inquisition from the Collins English Dictionary