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English definition of “segregate”

segregate

verb [T]     /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.Separating and dividing
segregation     /ˌseɡrɪˈɡeɪʃən/ noun [U] racial segregation
(Definition of segregate verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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