correctional institution

Definition of correctional institution

  1. :  a prison They live within sight of a correctional institution.

Word by Word Definitions

institutionplay
  1. :  an act of instituting :  establishment

    :  a significant practice, relationship, or organization in a society or culture

    :  something or someone firmly associated with a place or thing


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