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One entry found for isolate.
Main Entry: iso·late
Pronunciation: primarystressimacr-sschwa-secondarystresslamacrt also primarystressis-schwa-
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): -lat·ed; -lat·ing
Etymology: derived from French isolé (adjective) "isolated, set off from others," from Italian isola "island," from Latin insula "island" --related to INSULATE, ISLE, PENINSULA
: to set or keep apart from others

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