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desegregate

de·seg·re·gate

desegregate

pronunciation:
di se grih geIt
features:
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part of speech: verb
inflections: desegregated, desegregates, desegregating
definition: to stop the practice of having separate schools and other facilities for people of different races.
The courts desegregated the city's schools.
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