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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
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