|1.||[ verb ] separate by race or religion; practice a policy of racial segregation|
"This neighborhood is segregated" "We don't segregate in this county"
|Related terms:||desegregate discriminate segregation|
|2.||[ verb ] divide from the main body or mass and collect|
"Many towns segregated into new counties" "Experiments show clearly that genes segregate"
|Related terms:||separate segregation|
|3.||[ verb ] separate or isolate (one thing) from another and place in a group apart from others|
"the sun degregates the carbon" "large mining claims are segregated into smaller claims"
|Related terms:||isolate segregation|