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1. sequestration

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

Synonyms

  • segregation

Antonyms

  • continuity
  • association

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Words that Rhyme with Sequestration

  • 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

Example sentences of the word sequestration


1. Noun, singular or mass
The amount of carbon dioxide a tree can hold is called carbon sequestration.

2. sequestration

noun. ['ˌsɛkwəˈstreɪʃən'] seizing property that belongs to someone else and holding it until profits pay the demand for which it was seized.

Synonyms

  • requisition

Antonyms

  • connectedness
  • joint

3. sequestration

noun. ['ˌsɛkwəˈstreɪʃən'] a writ that authorizes the seizure of property.

Synonyms

  • judicial writ

Antonyms

  • derequisition
  • horizontal combination

4. sequestration

noun. ['ˌsɛkwəˈstreɪʃən'] the action of forming a chelate or other stable compound with an ion or atom or molecule so that it is no longer available for reactions.

Synonyms

  • chemical process
  • chemical action

Antonyms

  • horizontal integration
  • vertical combination
  • amalgamation
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