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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.
See also: segregate

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

See also: else, segregate
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Thus, nonviolence exalts the personality of the segregator as well as the segregated.
described the harm done to all Americans by the Jim Crow system: "Segregation scars the soul of both the segregator and the segregated.
Biologists were led to suppose that certain distorters under study must have such a structure, because that was the most obvious explanation for why the segregator gene did not become fixed in the relevant populations.
The conservator has asked the MCG to install a closed- door segregator facility away from human population for disposal of cattle carcasses.
stir bar, water segregator and condenser tube, and then 3 g DEAS was added to the Bask.
He said: "With help from Business Link we created the original Segregator bucket in 1999.