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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of separating or sequestering; A social system that provides separate facilities for minority groups; (genetics) the separating of paired alleles during meiosis so that members of each pair of alleles appear in different gametes.

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  • This segregation is a sharp contrast to other jurisdictions.
  • Internet segregation is part of the technological realm.
  • But to say that there's no point to such segregation is just wrong.
  • There is a distinct segregation from the moment one lands in Jo'burg. for more
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