PAROLE

noun. 1. with regard to psychology and psychiatry, a type of sustaining provision of a people whose remediation is necessitated by the court and who hasn't been released, but who is not in the restrictions of a limited environment, like a mental institution or shelter. A person might be returned to the facility at any point in time without an official procession by a court. 2. supervised discharge from restriction in a correctional institution.

PAROLE: "The judge granted the inmate's parole."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PAROLE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/parole/ (accessed July 15, 2020).
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