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Related / Similar Words: sequestration, separatism

 

Definition:
  • the act of segregating or sequestering; "sequestration of the jury";
  • a social system that provides separate facilities for minority groups;
  • (genetics) the separation of paired alleles during meiosis so that members of each pair of alleles appear in different gametes;

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    Hyponyms: racial segregation, de facto segregation, de jure segregation, purdah, white separatism

     

    Part Meronyms: meiosis, miosis, reduction division

     

    Derivational Morphology: seclude, sequester, sequestrate, withdraw, segregate

     

    Anagrams: resignation, nitrogenase

     

     
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