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young offender institution Line breaks: young of|fend¦er in|sti|tu¦tion
Pronunciation: /jʌŋəˈfɛndərɪnstɪtjuːʃn/

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Definition of young offender institution in English:

noun

Law
(In the UK) an institution for the detention of criminals from the ages of 14 to 20, replacing the former detention centres and youth custody centres.

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