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minimum-security

[ min-uh-muhm-si-kyoor-i-tee ]
/ ˈmɪn ə məm sɪˈkyʊər ɪ ti /
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adjective
(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
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