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Overview of noun discharge
1. discharge -- (the sudden giving off of energy)

2. discharge, venting -- (the act of venting)

3. discharge, emission -- (a substance that is emitted or released)

4. discharge, emission, expelling -- (any of several bodily processes by which substances go out of the body; "the discharge of pus")

5. discharge, spark, arc, electric arc, electric discharge -- (electrical conduction through a gas in an applied electric field)

6. discharge, outpouring, run -- (the pouring forth of a fluid)

7. dismissal, dismission, discharge, firing, liberation, release, sack, sacking -- (the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart))

8. release, waiver, discharge -- (a formal written statement of relinquishment)

9. discharge, firing, firing off -- (the act of discharging a gun)

Overview of verb discharge
1. dispatch, discharge, complete -- (complete or carry out; "discharge one's duties")

2. discharge -- (pour forth or release; "discharge liquids")

3. free, discharge -- (free from obligations or duties)

4. discharge -- (remove the charge from)

5. fire, discharge, go off -- (go off or discharge; "The gun fired")

6. acquit, assoil, clear, discharge, exonerate, exculpate -- (pronounce not guilty of criminal charges; "The suspect was cleared of the murder charges")

7. exhaust, discharge, expel, eject, release -- (eliminate (a substance); "combustion products are exhausted in the engine"; "the plant releases a gas")

8. drop, drop off, set down, put down, unload, discharge -- (leave or unload; "unload the cargo"; "drop off the passengers at the hotel")

9. fire, discharge -- (cause to go off; "fire a gun"; "fire a bullet")

10. discharge, muster out -- (release from military service)

11. empty, discharge -- (become empty or void of its content; "The room emptied")

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