minimum security prison

Definition of minimum security prison

  1. :  a prison in which prisoners are allowed more freedom than in most other prisons because they are not considered dangerous or likely to escape

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the least quantity assignable, admissible, or possible

    :  the least of a set of numbers

    :  the smallest value assumed by a continuous (see continuous 2) function defined on a closed (see closed 2b) interval

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

    :  freedom from danger :  safety

    :  freedom from fear or anxiety

  1. :  a state of confinement or captivity

    :  a place of confinement especially for lawbreakers

    :  an institution (as one under state jurisdiction) for confinement of persons convicted of serious crimes — compare jail

  1. :  imprison, confine

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