noun. ['ˌsɛkwəˈstreɪʃən'] the act of segregating or sequestering.
Words that Rhyme with Sequestration
Example sentences of the word sequestration
1. Noun, singular or mass
The amount of carbon dioxide a tree can hold is called carbon sequestration.
noun. ['ˌsɛkwəˈstreɪʃən'] seizing property that belongs to someone else and holding it until profits pay the demand for which it was seized.
noun. ['ˌsɛkwəˈstreɪʃən'] a writ that authorizes the seizure of property.
- judicial writ
- horizontal combination
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.
- chemical process
- chemical action
- horizontal integration
- vertical combination