Meaning of “segregate” - Learner’s Dictionary

segregate

verb [ T ] us uk /ˈseɡrɪɡeɪt/

to separate one group of people from another, especially one sex or race from another:

At school the girls were segregated from the boys.
segregation noun [ U ] us uk /ˌseɡrɪˈɡeɪʃən/

racial segregation

(Definition of “segregate” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)