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segregate (someone) from (someone else)

 and segregate (something) from (something else)
to separate someone from someone else or something from something else. I was asked to segregate the swimmers from the nonswimmers. Let's segregate the larger fish from the smaller ones.
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segregate (someone, something, or an animal) into something

to isolate someone, an animal, or something into something or a special place. We segregated the infected people into a separate room. Let's segregate the white pigs into a different pen.
See also: segregate

segregate something from something else Go to segregate someone from someone

else.
See also: else, segregate
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The one drawback to the foregoing paper-and-pencil approach to segregated lettershifting is that it is not especially speedy.
Ambac's assets would remain entirely with Ambac--thus avoiding the contractual triggers in many policies--but the segregated account could draw upon those assets to make its deferred claim payments.
He said that might provide for the creation of single-sex campuses, as elementary and secondary schools are segregated.
Schools across Britain are becoming "increasingly segregated in terms of race and religion", he said.
White was housed in a segregated cell at the Castaic jail and the central jail until his release Feb.
New York Michigan, Illinois, and California have the highest numbers of segregated schools, according to the Harvard Civil Rights Project (see "Progress Undone," Newspoints, August 2006).
Those rules would require any coeducational public school which offers classes segregated by sex to also offer coed classes for all "non-vocational" subjects.
The HCA decision considered the costs incurred to construct a facility and segregated them between structural and nonstructural components.
Now a research team points to another health consideration, demonstrating that minority populations living in highly segregated metropolitan areas in the United States have higher estimated lifetime cancer risks from air toxics than whites [EHP 114:386-393; Morello-Frosch et al.
Participant contributions are considered to be plan assets as soon as they can be reasonably segregated from the employer's general assets, but not later than the 15th day of the month following the month in which the contributions are withheld.
Overcoming more than a century of racial segregation, the "Montford Point Marines" struggled from a ramshackle segregated training camp in a remote part of what is now Camp Lejeune in Jacksonville, N.
The position of the OCL is that people with disabilities are more vulnerable in segregated institutions that they are in a supportive community.
As schoolchildren, they had been "bused" miles to reach segregated schools in rural West Virginia.