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    segregate

    segregate - Dictionary definition and meaning for word segregate

    Definition
    (noun) someone who is or has been segregated Definition
    (verb) separate by race or religion; practice a policy of racial segregation
    Example Sentence
    • This neighborhood is segregated
    • We don't segregate in this county
    Definition
    (verb) divide from the main body or mass and collect
    Example Sentence
    • Many towns segregated into new counties
    • Experiments show clearly that genes segregate
    Definition
    (verb) separate or isolate (one thing) from another and place in a group apart from others
    Example Sentence
    • the sun segregates the carbon
    • large mining claims are segregated into smaller claims
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for segregate

aggregate is to combine together, segregate is to seperate

segregate-it seems like separate ,hence segregate means isolating

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