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One entry found for segregate.
Main Entry: seg·re·gate
Pronunciation: primarystressseg-ri-secondarystressgamacrt
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): -gat·ed; -gat·ing
Etymology: from Latin segregatus "set apart," from segregare "to set apart," from se- "apart, without" and gregare "gather together into a flock or herd," from greg-, grex "flock, herd" --related to AGGREGATE, CONGREGATE
: to separate from others or from the general mass : ISOLATE; especially : to separate by races

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