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An example use of release in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… further fueled by the release in 1979 …”
Release means to set free, to let go of, to liberate.
the word release occurs in english on average 66.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.
it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that release can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;
2) communication, information, and media;
3) people, society, and culture;