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sequester

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of SEQUESTER

1
to set or keep apart from others <sequestered the woman until she was no longer contagious>
2
to take ownership or control of (something) by right of one's authority <police found and sequestered several illegal weapons>

April 28, 2015
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