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Discharge

Definition

[n] the act of discharging a gun
[n] a formal written statement of relinquishment
[n] the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)
[n] the act of venting
[n] the sudden giving off of energy
[n] the pouring forth of a fluid
[n] electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field
[n] any of several bodily processes by which substances go out of the body; "the discharge of pus"
[n] a substance that is emitted or released
[v] eliminate, as of bodily substances
[v] become empty or void of its content; "The room emptied"
[v] pronounce not guilty of criminal charges; "The suspect was cleared of the murder charges"
[v] release from military service
[v] cause to go off; "fire a gun"; "fire a bullet"
[v] go off or discharge; "The gun fired"
[v] pour forth or release; esp. of liquids
[v] remove the charge from
[v] leave or unload, esp. of passengers or cargo;
[v] free from obligations or duties
[v] complete or carry out; "discharge one's duties"

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