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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

- Release may refer to: Film release, the public distribution of a film Legal release, a legal instrument News release, a communication directed at the news...
- or making an announcement. A press release is traditionally composed of nine structural elements. Press releases can be delivered to members of the media...
- of Criterion's Laserdisc releases have since gone out of print. Criterion was slow to expand into high-definition releases, partly due to the HD format...
- currently unknown if Disney has any intentions of releasing the remaining 37 episodes on DVD. No official releases have been made outside the United States. The...
- subjected to service releases, patches or service packs, sometimes also called "interim releases". For example, Microsoft released three major service...
- System competed with the NES and saw new game releases even after Sega's next-generation Mega Drive was released. In Brazil where strict importation laws and...
- higher quantities of releases[citation needed]. With the increasing po****rity of agile development a new approach to software releases known as Continuous...
- in their theatrical period (not released for personal entertainment). Alternative methods were sought, as these releases often suffered distinctly low quality...
- accidents. In this type of accident a reactor or other critical ****embly releases far more fission power than was expected, or it becomes critical at the...
- Debian releases do not follow a fixed schedule. Recent releases have been made roughly biennially by the Debian Project. Debian distribution codenames...
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