day release

noun
day re·​lease | \ -ri-ˈlēs How to pronounce day release (audio) \

Medical Definition of day release

British
: a program in hospitals, prisons, and jails in which patients or prisoners are permitted to spend part of the day outside their institution of confinement studying, training, or working

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“Day release.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/day%20release. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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