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release

1. Law the surrender of a claim, right, title, etc., in favour of someone else
2. a control mechanism for starting or stopping an engine
3. 
a. the opening of the exhaust valve of a steam engine near the end of the piston stroke
b. the moment at which this valve opens
4. the electronic control regulating how long a note sounds after a synthesizer key has been released
5. the control mechanism for the shutter in a camera

release

[ri′lēs]
(mechanical engineering)
A mechanical arrangment of parts for holding or freeing a device or mechanism as required.

release

i. The release of fuel tanks or any object from an aircraft.
ii. In air armament, the intentional separation of a free-fall aircraft store from its suspension equipment.

release

(programming)
(Or "released version", "baseline") A version of a piece of software which has been made public (as opposed to a version that is in development, or otherwise unreleased).

A release is either a major release, a revision, or a bugfix.

Pre-release versions may be called alpha test, or beta test versions.

See change management.
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It also requires the data to be structured in such a way that either certain fields can be released from the existing database (giving each field in a record its own security label), or the ability to export portions of the data in such a way that it is releasable to the coalition partner.
Sometimes they provided releasable documents, which are almost completely censored and chunks expunged, took a very long period of time before they respond to the request for documents, then denied any documents exist, provided innocuous documentation which was already available in the public arena or provided information of such a low grade it wasn't worth the effort of the FOIA request.
In a section labeled "Ground Rules," the military describes 14 "releasable" categories of information, and 19 "not releasable since their publication or broadcast could jeopardize operations and endanger lives.
Question: Under Privacy Act, what are some examples of data that are considered releasable and what data are not releasable?
This releasable push-mount wire or cable cup is designed to mount in a 0.
The average household in Wales can lay its hands on releasable assets of pounds 30,834 - a year-on-year increase of 31%.
The releasable ties can be double wrapped or formed into multiple loops, making them adaptable to many configurations.
manufacturer of nora[R] rubber flooring, has introduced norament[R] 925 grano FS, a rubber floorcovering that uses nora's 412 low-emission releasable adhesive to facilitate installation, removal, and reinstallation.
Key statement: A releasable fastener system comprises a loop portion and a hook portion.
Include a statement from your local security office stating that the information contained in the article is unclassified, nonsensitive, and releasable to the public.
Contents include communications response to terrorist attacks, workplace or school violence, natural disasters, transportation accidents, and mass casualty incidents; checklists for press releases, briefings, and releasable information; interview tips; levels of media access; creating a joint information center; managing a press pool; and case studies.
Then the fish are outsourced to volunteer groups, which raise the sea bass in pens for nearly a year until they are at a releasable size.