administrative segregation


noun

the placement of prisoners in an isolated unit for the safety and security of the institution; solitary confinement.

Nearby words

  1. administrative,
  2. administrative assistant,
  3. administrative county,
  4. administrative law,
  5. administrative leave,
  6. administrative-law judge,
  7. administrator,
  8. administratrix,
  9. admirable,
  10. admirable bolete

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