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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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(of a correctional facility) designed for or housing prisoners regarded as being very dangerous to society

Usage examples (34)
  • The maximum-security center is about 150 miles west of Chicago.
  • The once great city of New York becomes a maximum-security prison.
  • Administration officials will visit the maximum-security site tomorrow.
  • The detainees were transferred to a maximum-security area of the prison. for more
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