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 segregation segregation

noun

  • the act of segregating or sequestering  ( segregation, sequestration )
    the act of segregating or sequestering
     sequestration of the jury
    sequestration of the jury
  • a social system that provides separate facilities for minority groups  ( segregation, separatism )
    a social system that provides separate facilities for minority groups
  • (genetics) the separation of paired alleles during meiosis so that members of each pair of alleles appear in different gametes  ( segregation )
    (genetics) the separation of paired alleles during meiosis so that members of each pair of alleles appear in different gametes


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