FindLaw | Find a Lawyer. Find Answers.
Are You a Legal Professional?
Visit Our Professional Site
Learn About the Law
Find a Lawyer
FindLaw Legal Dictionary
FINDLAW LEGAL DICTIONARY
The FindLaw Legal Dictionary -- free access to over 8260 definitions of legal terms. Search for a definition or browse our legal glossaries.
a term in prison served by an offender as part of a criminal sentence.
Source: Federal Judicial Center
Subscribe to Term of the Day