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Definition of Releases

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 overload. 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
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.
Release
Release 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. --Spenser. Syn: To free; liberate; loose; discharge; disengage; extricate; let go; quit; acquit.

Meaning of Releases from wikipedia

- Look up release or releases in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Release may refer to: Art release, the public distribution of an artistic production,...
- for public release. Press releases are also considered a primary source, meaning they are original informants for information. A press release is traditionally...
- versions in the original aspect ratio of 4:3 that were downscaled for the DVD releases. Clips from this high-definition version in its upscale were seen on NBC...
- their branding, releases, and marketing.[citation needed] Development **** Roadshow theatrical release Legal release: "music release" may also refer to...
- released in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Released may refer to: Released (Jade Warrior album), 1971 Released (Patti LaBelle album), 1980 Released:...
- Release early, release often (also known as ship early, ship often, or time-based releases, and sometimes abbreviated RERO) is a software development philosophy...
- service releases, patches or service packs, sometimes also called "interim releases" or "maintenance releases" (MR). For example, Microsoft released three...
- the releasor. A release may also be made orally in some cir****stances. Releases are routinely used by photographers, in film production, by do****entary...
- Also, a point release tends to be compatible with all other point releases under the current minor or major version. Point releases are often made available...
- The term releaser may refer to: Monoamine releasing agent A type of stimulus that can elicit a fixed action pattern Acoustic release This disambiguation...