discharge from

discharge (someone or something) from (something)

1. To release someone from something. Based on these X-rays, your foot has healed completely, and I can discharge you from my care.
2. To fire someone from a job. Phil was discharged from his job once he was caught embezzling money.
3. To shoot something from a gun. I discharged another bullet from my gun but still missed the target.
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discharge someone from something

1. . to fire someone from a job. The manager discharged Walter from his position with the bank. Walter was discharged from his job.
2. to permit a person to leave a place, such as a hospital or the armed service. They discharged her from the hospital today. She was well enough to be discharged from the hospital.
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discharge something from something

to fire a round from a gun. I discharged two bullets from the gun accidentally. Randy discharged about twenty rounds from his automatic rifle.
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References in classic literature ?
At that instant the whoop was given, and a dozen Hurons fell by a discharge from Chingachgook and his band.
Sire, in a word," said the officer, "I am come to ask for my discharge from your majesty's service.
Whether it is an aging senior who requires home aids or a surgical patient who requires acute care, the discharge coordinator in conjunction with the health care team develops a plan for discharge from the hospital setting.
Despite reports showing night discharge from an intensive care unit (ICU) is associated with increased mortality, it is unknown if this has resulted in changes in practice in recent years Our aim was to determine prevalence, trends and effect on patient outcome of discharge timing from I CU throughout Australia and New Zealand.
A 40-year-old woman was referred to our department with a 1-year history of a discharge from the right ear and associated hearing loss.
The goal of the exercise, said LaCoss, was to have the containers rolling out of Concord 24 hours after discharge from the ship.
The National Marine Fisheries Service joined the water district in defending discharge from the Tapia Water Reclamation Facility, noting that the recycled water has helped sustain such endangered species as the tidewater goby and the steelhead trout in Malibu Creek and Lagoon and helps dilute the turbid waters of the lagoon.
OBRA guidelines define restorative nursing as the continuation of therapy by nursing following rehabilitation, with nursing responsible for both maintaining the status of the resident after discharge from rehabilitation, and documenting efforts to restore as much functional independence as possible.
Under the provision, assuming that J has elect to exclude $50,000 of that discharge from gross income.
Clients were classified as anergic or hyperactive non-compliers depending upon the type of behavior they emitted that caused their discharge from therapy (see above).
Magma has a permit to discharge from specific point sources at the mines but discharges from the impoundments are not allowed.
DuPont should be fined for continuing to discharge from the East Ditch into the James River without a permit," said April Dreeke, USW researcher.
Rutka: When there is a discharge from a tube, I presume it is emanating from the middle ear space.
Although Tapia has been meeting our standards, there are allegations that the discharge from Tapia may be moving bacteria downstream and impacting Surfrider Beach,'' said Winnie Jesena, chief of the Regional Board's Los Angeles Coastal Watershed Unit, which includes the Malibu Creek Watershed.