Meaning of segregated


Pronunciation: (seg'ri-gā"tid), [key]
— adj.
  1. characterized by or practicing racial segregation: a segregated school system.
  2. restricted to one group, esp. exclusively on the basis of racial or ethnic membership: segregated neighborhoods.
  3. maintaining separate facilities for members of different, esp. racially different, groups: segregated education.
  4. discriminating against a group, esp. on the basis of race: a segregated economy.
  5. set apart.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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