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general discharge

noun, Military
1.
a discharge from military service of a person who has served honorably but who has not met all the conditions of an honorable discharge.
2.
a certificate of such a discharge.
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Examples from the web for general discharge
  • Hood did not list her student loans in the bankruptcy proceeding, and the general discharge did not cover them.
  • Only an honorable or general discharge guarantees you all the benefits due a veteran.
  • Even if you receive a general discharge, some particular debts are not discharged under the law.

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