furlough

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furlough

noun absence, commeatus, holiday, leave, leave of absence, leisure, liberty, recess, respite, rest, sussension of work, time off, vacation
See also: absence, holiday, leave
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Michael Dukakis on prison furloughs and national defense.
He also meant that Clinton needed to move to the center on contentious cultural and lifestyle issues (for example, prison furloughs, opposition to the death penalty, and ACLU membership) that had made it virtually impossible for Dukakis to contend seriously in the more conservative parts of the country.
Figures which show large variations between the old and new federal states relating to the amount of prisoners in open prisons, prison furloughs, day leaves, disciplinary measures etc.
In May 1988, the Dukakis high command anticipated the Bush attacks on prison furloughs and the Pledge of Allegiance.