parolee

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noun pa·rol·ee \pə-ˌrō-ˈlē, -ˈrō-(ˌ); ˌper-ə-ˈlē, ˌpa-rə-\

Definition of parolee

  1. :  one released on parole

1903

First Known Use of parolee

1903


PAROLEE Defined for English Language Learners

parolee

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noun pa·rol·ee \pə-ˌrō-ˈlē, -ˈrō-(ˌ); ˌper-ə-ˈlē, ˌpa-rə-\

Definition of parolee for English Language Learners

  • : a prisoner who is released on parole


Medical Dictionary

parolee

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noun pa·rol·ee \pə-ˌrō-ˈlē, -ˈrō-(ˌ); ˌpar-ə-ˈlē\

Medical Definition of parolee

  1. :  an individual released on parole


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noun pa·rol·ee \pə-ˌrō-ˈlē, -ˈrō-ˌlē\

Legal Definition of parolee

  1. :  a prisoner released on parole


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