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segregate

(sĕg′rĭ-gāt′)
v. segre·gated, segre·gating, segre·gates
v.tr.
To separate or isolate from others or from a main body or group.
v.intr.
1. To become separated or distinguished: animals that segregate into male and female herds when not in mating season.
2. Genetics To undergo genetic segregation.
adj. (-gĭt, -gāt′)
Separated; isolated.
n. (-gĭt, -gāt′)
1. One that is or has been segregated.
2. Genetics See segregant.

seg′re·ga′tive adj.
seg′re·ga′tor n.
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First of its kind in the emirate, the recyclable collection centre will help residents to segregate wastes at home and dispose discarded items in different chutes.
Over President Ahmadinejad's objections, the regime last year ordered universities to segregate classes by gender as primary and secondary schools have long done.
* Ending segregated employment and the subminimum wage by restricting all federal and state money that is spent on employers who segregate employees with disabilities from the general work force
that her company was complying with rules to segregate customers' collateral because the request was too broad.
Summary: As part of Dubai Municipality's initiative to segregate recyclable waste at source in the residential and commercial areas of the emirate of Dubai, the waste management department has made it mandatory for all shopping malls in Dubai to segregate their waste for recycling, starting from 1 May 2012.
A senior official had told this paper that tough action would be taken against violators.On Wednesday, the municipality said it has once again issued a circular stipulating that it is mandatory for all shopping malls to properly and effectively segregate the recyclable wastes such as plastic, paper, can, glass, metal and wood from the wastes designated for disposal.
The fine - the largest ever imposed by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) - was imposed after JP Morgan failed to segregate client cash from its own money during a period that spanned nearly seven years.
JP Morgan failed to segregate billions of pounds of cash from their own funds over nearly seven years.
JP Morgan Securities failed to segregate the client money held by its futures and options business with JPMorgan Chase Bank NA for more than six years between November 2002 and July 2009, the FSA said.
When schools segregate. classes, the WRP argues, what usually ends up happening is reinforcement of old gender stereotypes--ones that too often favor boys.
Buoyancy differences segregate the nanotubes into homogeneous, horizontal bands.