correctional facility

noun
plural correctional facilities

Definition of correctional facility

: a place where people are kept when they have been arrested and are being punished for a crime : a prison The state's largest correctional facility is nearly full.

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4 Oct 2021

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“Correctional facility.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/correctional%20facility. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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