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parole
used in Treasure Island

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conditional early release from imprisonment in which a person is required to comply with special conditions
  • 30 On Parole I WAS wakened—indeed, we were all wakened, for I could see even the sentinel shake himself together from where he had fallen against the door-post—by a clear, hearty voice hailing us from the margin of the wood: "Block house, ahoy!" it cried.
    Chapter 30 — On Parole (0% in)

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