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English definition of “discharge”

discharge

noun [C/U] (LEAVING )   /ˈdɪs·tʃɑrdʒ/
the act of asking or allowing someone to leave a place , esp . a job : [C] McCarthy held the rank of captain at the time of his discharge from the army .
(Definition of discharge noun (LEAVING ) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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