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quarantining

verb
present participle of quarantine

Synonyms & Antonyms of quarantining

to keep (a person or animal) away from others to prevent a disease from spreading
  • The hospital quarantined the infected patients.
  • The dog was immediately quarantined.

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“Quarantining.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/quarantining. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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