- conditional discharge
- A probationary discharge of a person confined in a state hospital or asylum for the insane. 29 Am J Rev ed Ins Per § 50.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.
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conditional discharge — noun A court order whereby an offender is not sentenced for an offence unless he or she commits a further offence within a given period • • • Main Entry: ↑condition * * * conditional discharge UK US noun [countable] [singular conditional… … Useful english dictionary
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conditional discharge — con.ditional discharge n [C usually singular] a judgment made by a court that allows someone who has done something illegal not to be punished if they obey rules set by the court … Dictionary of contemporary English
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conditional discharge — noun an order made by a criminal court whereby an offender will not be sentenced for an offence unless a further offence is committed within a stated period … English new terms dictionary
conditional discharge — noun (countable usually singular) a judgement made by a court that allows someone who has done something illegal not to be punished as long as they obey rules set by the court … Longman dictionary of contemporary English