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Noun: jailbreak  'jeyl,breyk
  1. An escape from jail
    "the jailbreak was carefully planned";
    - break, breakout, gaolbreak, prisonbreak, prison-breaking
Verb: jailbreak (jailbroke,jailbroken)  'jeyl,breyk
  1. (technology) bypass digital rights management or file protection systems, for example to allow any code to be run on a previously restricted device
    "The recent firmware update has been jailbroken today"

Derived forms: jailbroke, jailbroken, jailbreaks, jailbreaking

Type of: escape, flight

Encyclopedia: Jailbreak