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noun [countable] [usually plural] shackle pronunciation in American English /ˈʃæk(ə)l/
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  1. 1
    one of a pair of connected metal rings that can be locked onto the wrists or legs of a prisoner
    See also handcuffs
  2. 2
    mainly literary something that prevents you from doing what you want to do

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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