Definition of sequestered in English:

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sequestered

Pronunciation: /sɪˈkwɛstəd/

adjective

(Of a place) isolated and hidden away: a wild sequestered spot
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  • But it will not take place ‘over there’ in some sequestered place away from where we all live and where something called ‘the economy’ operates.
  • The intense blue of the sky and the sweeping horizons accentuate the sequestered villages.
  • Marriage to Yoshiki Kuroda, a Tokyo urban planner, means the only daughter of Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko must leave the sequestered environment of the Imperial family for a new life as a housewife.
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