maximum security prison

Definition of maximum security prison

:a prison that does as much as possible to keep prisoners from escaping and watches them very closely

Word by Word Definitions

maximum play
  1. : the greatest quantity or value attainable or attained

  2. : the period of highest, greatest, or utmost development

  3. : an upper limit allowed (as by a legal authority) or allowable (as by the circumstances of a particular case)

security play
  1. : the quality or state of being secure: such as

  2. : freedom from danger : safety

  3. : freedom from fear or anxiety

prison play
  1. : a state of confinement or captivity

  2. : a place of confinement especially for lawbreakers

  1. : imprison, confine


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