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Definition 1: someone who is or has been segregated - [noun denoting person]

(segregate is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

Definition 2: separate or isolate (one thing) from another and place in a group apart from others - [verb of change]

Samples where segregate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the sun segregates the carbon
  • large mining claims are segregated into smaller claims

(segregate is a kind of ...) place or set apart

"They isolated the political prisoners from the other inmates"

Definition 3: divide from the main body or mass and collect - [verb of contact]

Samples where segregate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Many towns segregated into new counties
  • Experiments show clearly that genes segregate

(segregate is a kind of ...) come apart

"The two pieces that we had glued separated"

Samples where segregate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • This neighborhood is segregated
  • We don't segregate in this county

(segregate is a kind of ...) treat differently on the basis of sex or race

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