Meaning of Segregation

English: Segregation
Bangla: পৃথকীকরণ
Hindi: अलगाव, पृथक्करण, वियोग, अकेलापन
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा

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Definition: 1

the act or practice of segregating; a setting apart or separation of people or things from others or from the main body or group: gender segregation in some fundamentalist religions.

Definition: 2

the institutional separation of an ethnic, racial, religious, or other minority group from the dominant majority.

Definition: 3

the state or condition of being segregated, set apart, separated, or restricted to one group: Segregation on buses meant that the seats at the front were reserved for white passengers. the segregation of private clubs.

Definition: 4

something segregated, or set apart.

Definition: 5

Genetics. the separation of allelic genes into different gametes during meiosis.