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Many patients require ongoing care after discharge from hospital.
Jack was given an early discharge from the army after being severely wounded in battle.
The authorities are particularly concerned about discharges from nuclear power stations.
a discharge of oil into the River Tees
This is the British English definition of discharge. View American English definition of discharge.
relating to the Sun, or coming from the Sun
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