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1. chevaux-de-frise

noun. defensive structure consisting of a movable obstacle composed of barbed wire or spikes attached to a wooden frame; used to obstruct cavalry.

Synonyms

  • defence
  • defensive structure
  • cheval-de-frise

Antonyms

  • question
  • offence
  • offense

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Words that Rhyme with De Facto Segregation

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

2. de-iodination

noun. the removal of iodine atoms from organic compounds.

Synonyms

  • chemical process
  • chemical action

3. Ile-de-France

noun. a region of north central France including Paris and the area around it.

Synonyms

  • France

4. de-iodinate

verb. remove iodine from.

Synonyms

  • withdraw
  • take
  • take away

Antonyms

  • pack
  • dock
  • burden
  • saddle

5. segregation

noun. ['ˌsɛgrəˈgeɪʃən'] a social system that provides separate facilities for minority groups.

Synonyms

  • de jure segregation
  • sex segregation
  • structure
  • de facto segregation
  • separatism
  • purdah
  • white separatism
  • social system
  • social organisation
  • social structure
  • racial segregation

Antonyms

  • nondevelopment
  • ovulation
  • anabolism
  • development

6. de-iodinase

noun. an enzyme that removes the iodine radical.

7. segregation

noun. ['ˌsɛgrəˈgeɪʃən'] the act of segregating or sequestering.

Synonyms

  • sequestration

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • overstatement

8. segregation

noun. ['ˌsɛgrəˈgeɪʃən'] (genetics) the separation of paired alleles during meiosis so that members of each pair of alleles appear in different gametes.

Synonyms

  • meiosis
  • biological process
  • organic process
  • miosis

Antonyms

  • connectedness
  • joint
  • continuity
  • association

9. de-escalate

verb. reduce the level or intensity or size or scope of.

Synonyms

  • decrease
  • lessen
  • weaken
  • minify

Antonyms

  • escalate
  • take office
  • inflate
  • accelerate

10. DE

noun. a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies.

Synonyms

  • First State
  • United States of America
  • U.S.A.
  • Delaware
  • Diamond State
  • Mid-Atlantic states
  • US
  • Dover
  • America
  • the States
  • capital of Delaware
  • Wilmington
  • USA
  • Delaware River
  • U.S.
  • United States

Example sentences of the word de-facto-segregation


1. Noun Phrase
Southern segregation, known widely as Jim Crow, differed from the less formal, de facto segregation found in the North and West.

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