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Overview of verb isolate

The verb isolate has 4 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (12) isolate, insulate

(place or set apart; "They isolated the political prisoners from the other inmates")

2. (3) isolate

(obtain in pure form; "The chemist managed to isolate the compound")

3. (2) sequester, sequestrate, keep apart, set apart, isolate

(set apart from others; "The dentist sequesters the tooth he is working on")

4. isolate

(separate (experiences) from the emotions relating to them) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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