[ min-uh-muhm-si-kyoor-i-tee ]
/ ˈmɪn ə məm sɪˈkyʊər ɪ ti /
(of a prison) designed for prisoners regarded as being less dangerous; having fewer restrictions.
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Origin of minimum-security
First recorded in 1960–65
Words nearby minimum-security
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Example sentences from the Web for minimum-security
He will most likely be assigned to the minimum-security Laurel Highlands State Prison, which has a special geriatric unit.