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- adj. Of, pertaining to, or intended for correction.
- adj. Of or pertaining to the imprisonment or rehabilitation of convicted criminals.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Tending to, or intended for, correction; used for correction.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Tending to or intended for correction or reformation.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. concerned with or providing correction
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Lil Boosie and Lil Wayne have all served time in correctional facilities in 2010.
Megsi is a sweetie-pie who works in correctional law enforcement-smart as a whip.
However, it's important to remember that Dr. Schriro is an expert on detention and has worked with criminal populations in correctional facilities for years.
The United States used to be the leader in correctional philosophy.
BUT — — “legitimate surveillance,” ie, by police and staff in correctional institutions and mental health facilities, would still be OK.
The federal government and the Ontario government both operate institutions, forestry camps and halfway houses; both fund private agency correctional services; both have parole-granting authority and supervise parolees; both engage in correctional planning and research; both have information systems, training resources and separate management structures.
Child advocates also have said the plan would cost the state more in long-term correctional services, including prison, if youths are not assisted before problems fester.
They were -- if I recall correctional, they were English citizens.
NEIL PURTELL, FORMER FBI AGENT: Nancy, I started interviewing Dahmer after he was sentenced and was at Columbia correctional, which is a high - security prison in Wisconsin.
Prison may be applied to the maximum-security institutions often known as penitentiaries and to the medium-security facilities often called correctional institutions or reformatories.