Examples of compartmentalize in a Sentence
He compartmentalizes his life by keeping his job and his personal life separate.
The company has compartmentalized its services.
Recent Examples of compartmentalize from the Web
During Donald Trump’s first three months in the White House, America found ways to compartmentalize the convulsions of Washington.
For starters, don’t compartmentalize cybersecurity as a job for the military’s new U.S. Cyber Command or the guardians of civilian networks at the Department of Homeland Security.
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COMPARTMENTALIZE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of compartmentalize for English Language Learners
: to separate (something) into sections or categories
: to separate (two or more things) from each other
: to put (something) in a place that is separate from other things
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