released time

or release time

noun Education.

time or a period allotted to a teacher apart from normal duties for a special activity, as personal research.
a designated period for public-school students to receive religious instruction outside of the public school.

Nearby words

  1. release,
  2. release copy,
  3. release date,
  4. release print,
  5. release therapy,
  6. releaser,
  7. releasing factor,
  8. releasing mechanism,
  9. relegable,
  10. relegate

Origin of released time

First recorded in 1940–45 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019