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5 definitions found
 for segregate
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Segregate \Seg"re*gate\, a. [L. segregatus, p. p. of segregare
     to separate; pref. se- aside + grex, gregis, a flock or herd.
     See Gregarious.]
     1. Separate; select.
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     2. (Bot.) Separated from others of the same kind.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Segregate \Seg"re*gate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Segregated; p.
     pr. & vb. n. Segregating.]
     To separate from others; to set apart.
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           They are still segregated, Christians from Christians,
           under odious designations.               --I. Taylor.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Segregate \Seg"re*gate\, v. i. (Geol.)
     To separate from a mass, and collect together about centers
     or along lines of fracture, as in the process of
     crystallization or solidification.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  segregate
      n 1: someone who is or has been segregated
      v 1: separate by race or religion; practice a policy of racial
           segregation; "This neighborhood is segregated"; "We don't
           segregate in this county" [ant: desegregate, integrate,
           mix]
      2: divide from the main body or mass and collect; "Many towns
         segregated into new counties"; "Experiments show clearly that
         genes segregate"
      3: separate or isolate (one thing) from another and place in a
         group apart from others; "the sun segregates the carbon";
         "large mining claims are segregated into smaller claims"

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  141 Moby Thesaurus words for "segregate":
     abrupt, alien, alienate, analyze, anatomize, apart, atomize, bolt,
     cast off, cast out, change, choose, chop logic, close off,
     contradistinguish, cordon, cordon off, cull out, cut adrift,
     cut off, cut out, delete, demarcate, demark, depart, desynonymize,
     detached, difference, differentiate, disarticulate, disconnect,
     disconnected, discrete, discriminate, disengage, disequalize,
     disjoin, disjoint, disjunct, disrelated, dissociate, dissociated,
     distinguish, disunite, diversify, divide, divorce, draw the line,
     eject, enisle, estrange, exotic, expel, extraneous, foreign,
     ghettoize, gin, incommensurable, incomparable, independent,
     individualize, individuate, insular, insulate, irrelative, island,
     isolate, isolated, keep apart, keep aside, lay aside, leave,
     make a distinction, mark, mark off, mark out, mark the interface,
     modify, other, outlandish, part, particularize, personalize,
     pick out, pull away, pull back, pull out, put aside, quarantine,
     refine a distinction, removed, riddle, rope off, screen,
     screen out, seal off, seclude, select, separate, separated,
     sequester, set a limit, set apart, set aside, set off, sever,
     severalize, shut off, sieve, sieve out, sift, sift out, single,
     sort, sort out, specialize, split, split hairs, stand aloof,
     stand apart, stand aside, step aside, strange, subdivide,
     subtilize, subtract, thrash, thresh, throw off, throw out,
     unaffiliated, unallied, unassociated, unconnected, uncouple,
     unrelatable, unrelated, unyoke, vary, winnow, withdraw
  
  

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