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Prison open, with a shift of four (4)

I believe the answer is STIR. Stir is a prison, but how does this fit the rest of the clue?

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  • $\begingroup$ Is this a Fraser Simpson puzzle?? $\endgroup$ – El-Guest Apr 13 at 3:57
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If you Caesar shift the word OPEN forward by 4 you get STIR.

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Prison open, with a shift of four (4)

STIR ([def] Prison; "OPEN" with a shift of four, which is rot4)
To learn more about rot4, click here.

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  • $\begingroup$ Sorry, The string "NaN" also causes CAPTCHA popup. $\endgroup$ – Scratch---Cat Apr 13 at 2:42
  • $\begingroup$ Good shout about the tag. I have removed it and edited your answer to remove the now redundant comment. $\endgroup$ – Stiv Apr 13 at 5:27

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