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segregate

verb

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to set or keep apart from others
  • the sick cows were segregated from the remainder of the herd

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The first known use of segregate was in 1542

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“Segregate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/segregate. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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