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isolate

verb [T]  /ˈɑɪ·səˌleɪt/ us  
to separate something from other things, or to keep something separate: They tried to isolate the cause of the problem. A high wall isolated the house from the rest of the neighborhood.
isolated
adjective  /ˈɑɪ·səˌleɪ·t̬ɪd/ us  
Only a few isolated cases of measles have been reported.
isolation
noun [U]  /ˌɑɪ·səˈleɪ·ʃən/ us  
The prisoner was kept in isolation for three days.
Translations of “isolate”
in Spanish aislar…
in French isoler…
in German isolieren…
in Chinese (Traditional) 隔離, 孤立, 分離…
in Russian изолировать, отделять…
in Turkish ayırmak, ayrı tutmak, tecrit etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 隔离, 孤立, 分离…
in Polish izolować…
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