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Noun Concept
Categories: Prisoners of war, Warfare, Imprisonment and detention, Aftermath of war, Articles with short description
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prisoner of war  POW  PW  prisoners-of-war  prisoners of war
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A person who surrenders to (or is taken by) the enemy in time of war WordNet 3.0
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A person who surrenders to (or is taken by) the enemy in time of war WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
A prisoner of war is a person who is held captive by a belligerent power during or immediately after an armed conflict. Wikipedia
"prisoner of war", a person, whether civilian or combatant, who is held in custody by an enemy power during or immediately after an armed conflict. Wikipedia Disambiguation
Person, whether combatant or non-combatant, who is held in custody by an enemy power during or immediately after an armed conflict. Wikipedia Disambiguation
Person who is held in custody by a belligerent power during or immediately after an armed conflict Wikidata
A combatant who is imprisoned by an enemy power during or immediately after an armed conflict. OmegaWiki
A soldier or combatant who is captured by the enemy. Abbreviations POW, PW. Wiktionary
Soldier or combatant captured by the enemy. Wiktionary (translation)
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As a prisoner of war, he was interrogated by his enemy captors. Wiktionary