Jan 232013

I was surprised to see that gaol and jail are pronounced exactly the same.

Word: gaol
Sentence: Jane’s place was with her children and Lydia would be closer to the local gaol where she could at least visit her husband.
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Definition: gaol (pronounced like jail)
  noun & verb Chiefly British
  Variant of jail.

Source: FreeDictionary

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