from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A forceful emergence from a restrictive condition or situation.
  • n. A sudden manifestation or increase, as of a disease; an outbreak.
  • n. A breakdown of statistical data.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An escape from prison
  • n. An escape from any restrictive or confining situation
  • n. An outbreak
  • n. A breakdown of statistics; a detailed view of component parts

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an escape from jail


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