correctional institution

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Noun1.correctional institution - a penal institution maintained by the government
detention camp, detention home, detention house, house of detention - an institution where juvenile offenders can be held temporarily (usually under the supervision of a juvenile court)
gaol, jail, jailhouse, pokey, poky, slammer, clink - a correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)
penal facility, penal institution - an institution where persons are confined for punishment and to protect the public
penitentiary, pen - a correctional institution for those convicted of major crimes
prison, prison house - a correctional institution where persons are confined while on trial or for punishment
reform school, reformatory, training school - correctional institution for the detention and discipline and training of young or first offenders
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She began her BOP career in 1976 at the Federal Correctional Institution at Morgantown, W.
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CCA manages prisons and other correctional institutions for governmental agencies.
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Today will be designated to expatriate men visiting male inmates, while tomorrow will be set aside for women visiting both men and women inmates, said Colonel Attiq Ibrahim Al Dhahiri, Deputy Director of the Department of Punitive and correctional Institution.
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After nearly two years as warden for the Trumbull Correctional Institution, he took the helm as warden at the Toledo Correctional Institution, a brand-new prison.
A correctional institution that meets the definition of a health care provider must engage in certain activities designed to protect the privacy of inmates' personal health care information, whether that information is maintained or transmitted electronically, orally or in writing.
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