English noun: segregate
|1.||segregate (person) someone who is or has been segregated|
|Broader (hypernym)||individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul|
English verb: segregate
|1.||segregate (social) separate by race or religion; practice a policy of racial segregation|
|Samples||This neighborhood is segregated.|
We don't segregate in this county.
|Pattern of use||Something ----s.|
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody
|Broader (hypernym)||discriminate, separate, single out|
|Antonyms||desegregate, integrate, mix|
|2.||segregate (contact) divide from the main body or mass and collect|
|Samples||Many towns segregated into new counties.|
Experiments show clearly that genes segregate.
|Pattern of use||Something ----s|
|Broader (hypernym)||divide, part, separate|
|3.||segregate (change) separate or isolate (one thing) from another and place in a group apart from others|
|Samples||The sun segregates the carbon.|
Large mining claims are segregated into smaller claims.
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something.|
Something ----s something
|Broader (hypernym)||insulate, isolate|