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English definition of “isolation”

isolation

noun
 
 
/ˌaɪsəlˈeɪʃən/
SEPARATE [U] the state of being separate from other people, places, or things: the country's economic isolation from the rest of the worldIsolating and separating
in isolation alone, or separately from other people, places, or things: These poems cannot be considered in isolation.Isolating and separating
LONELY [U] a feeling of being lonely: I had this awful sense of isolation.Sadness and regretAloneSeparateness and isolation in space
(Definition of isolation from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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