Definition of release. Meaning of release. Synonyms of release
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Definition of release
Release Re*lease", n.
1. (Mach.) A device adapted to hold or release a device or
mechanism as required; specif.: (Elec.) A catch on a
motor-starting rheostat, which automatically releases the
rheostat arm and so stops the motor in case of a break in
the field circuit; also, the catch on an electromagnetic
circuit breaker for a motor, which acts in case of an
2. (Phon.) The act or manner of ending a sound.
3. (Railroads) In the block-signaling system, a printed card
conveying information and instructions to be used at
intermediate sidings without telegraphic stations.
Release Re*lease" (r?-l?s"), v. t. [Pref. re + lease to let.]
To lease again; to grant a new lease of; to let back.
ReleaseRelease Re*lease" (r?-l?s"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Released
(r?*l?st"); p. pr. & vb. n. Releasing.] [OE. relessen, OF.
relassier, to release, to let free. See Relay, n., Relax,
and cf. Release to lease again.]
1. To let loose again; to set free from restraint,
confinement, or servitude; to give liberty to, or to set
at liberty; to let go.
Now at that feast he released unto them one
prisoner, whomsoever they desired. --Mark xv. 6.
2. To relieve from something that confines, burdens, or
oppresses, as from pain, trouble, obligation, penalty.
3. (Law) To let go, as a legal claim; to discharge or
relinquish a right to, as lands or tenements, by conveying
to another who has some right or estate in possession, as
when the person in remainder releases his right to the
tenant in possession; to quit.
4. To loosen; to relax; to remove the obligation of; as, to
release an ordinance. [Obs.] --Hooker.
A sacred vow that none should aye release.
Syn: To free; liberate; loose; discharge; disengage;
extricate; let go; quit; acquit.
Meaning of release from wikipedia
to: film release
, the public distribution
of a film. legal release
, a legal
instrument. news release
, a communication
- a software release
is the sum of the phases
for a piece
of computer software
- commercial production
by a factory
the hammond novachord released
in 1939, was an electronic keyboard
that used a frequency-
aid (archery) a release
aid is a mechanical device designed
to give a crisp
and precise loose
from a compound
is the provisional release
of a prisoner
to certain conditions prior
to the completion
of the maximum sentence
- in the first
are purposely released
in the wild. become established
upon release, and if not initially
- in many languages, such as malay
, word-final stops
lack a release
burst, even when followed
by a vowel, or have a nasal
- notoc_limited release
is a term in the american motion picture industry
for a motion picture
that is playing
in a select
- association football
once the player's contract
or made available
the end of the contract.
- jacobson started relapse records
on a release-by-release basis
and wasn’t expecting
any far-reaching extensive
plan for the future, until