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EtymologyEdit

Compound of stad +‎ -s- +‎ arrest.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈstɑts.ɑˌrɛst/
  • Hyphenation: stads‧ar‧rest

NounEdit

stadsarrest n (plural stadsarresten)

  1. (historical) prohibition on leaving a city, as a punishment or precaution