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penology

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noun pe·nol·o·gy \pi-ˈnä-lə-jē\

Definition of penology

  1. :  a branch of criminology dealing with prison management and the treatment of offenders

pe·no·log·i·cal play \ˌpē-nə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective
pe·nol·o·gist play \pi-ˈnä-lə-jist\ noun



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penology

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noun pe·nol·o·gy \pi-ˈnäl-ə-jē\

Medical Definition of penology

plural pe·nol·o·gies

  1. :  a branch of criminology dealing with prison management and the treatment of offenders

  2. pe·no·log·i·cal \ˌpē-nə-ˈläj-i-kəl\play adjective




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