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Reformatory Re*form"a*to*ry, n.; pl. {-ries} (-r?z). An institution for promoting the reformation of offenders. [1913 Webster]

Magistrates may send juvenile offenders to reformatories instead of to prisons. --Eng. Cyc. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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