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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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Students and residents of Trashiyangtse town were taught the importance of segregating waste.
FDR to Spur no-2 of New Segregating Embankment on the right bank of river Teesta in PS &Dist-Jalpaiguri.
Lita, a resident of Al Mizhar 1, said: "They explained the benefits of segregating waste and we are following their tips.
JP Morgan alerted the FSA after discovering last July that their UK arm JP Morgan Securities had not been segregating client money held overnight by their futures and options business since late 2002.
In Southern state education systems, the segregating institutions were the constitutional conventions, legislatures and governing boards that established and enforced "separate-but-equal" schools.
Schools are segregating," Harvard researcher Erica Frankenberg told JS.
Direct attention to Chief Justice Warren's observation that segregating black children "generates a feeling of inferiority as to their status in the community.
The appeals court held that the detainee's affidavit that stated he personally observed the county jail's practices of segregating inmates by race, placing gang members with non-gang members, not segregating inmates who feel threatened, and not intervening to stop inmate-on-inmate violence in cell blocks occupied predominantly by non-white inmates, was insufficient to show that the county had either a widespread practice of allowing jail inmates to fight or segregating them by race.
Segregating LBGTQ kids is not the proper response to societal ignorance.
Segregating education along religious lines does no one any good, as residents of Northern Ireland are finally starting to figure out.
Most foundries handle their material totally differently as compared to 20 years ago by segregating materials by waste stream prior to shipment.
You do this by utilizing cost segregation techniques -- that is segregating the various building costs into separate categories as defined by the IRS.
As the backcrossing progressed, families were obtained that were segregating for only one IT.
The segregated portfolio company creates individual captive "cells" that are separate from each other but linked to the captive, segregating the assets and liabilities of each cell and protecting participants against another cell's insolvency or bad loss experience.