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British English: /ˈsɛɡrɪɡeɪt/
American English: /ˈsɛɡrəˌɡeɪt/

Translation of segregate in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (separate)
    (government, policy)
    séparer (races, sexes, fans) (from de)
    to segregate pupils by ability/sex
    séparer les élèves en fonction des capacités/du sexe
  • 2 (isolate)
    isoler (patient, prisoner) (from de)
    to segregate somebody from society
    exclure quelqu'un de la société

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