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 sequestration sequestration

noun

  • () the act of segregating or sequestering  ( segregation, sequestration )
    the act of segregating or sequestering
     sequestration of the jury
    sequestration of the jury
  • seizing property that belongs to someone else and holding it until profits pay the demand for which it was seized  ( requisition, sequestration )
    seizing property that belongs to someone else and holding it until profits pay the demand for which it was seized
  • a writ that authorizes the seizure of property  ( sequestration )
    a writ that authorizes the seizure of property
  • 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  ( sequestration )
    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