maximum-security

[ mak-suh-muhm-si-kyoor-i-tee ]
/ ˈmæk sə məm sɪˈkyʊər ɪ ti /

adjective (of a correctional facility)

designed for or housing prisoners regarded as being very dangerous to society.

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Origin of maximum-security

First recorded in 1965–70
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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