Definitions of sequester:
  • verb:   requisition forcibly, as of enemy property
    Example: "The estate was sequestered"
  • verb:   set apart from others
    Example: "The dentist sequesters the tooth he is working on"
  • verb:   undergo sequestration by forming a stable compound with an ion
    Example: "The cations were sequestered"
  • verb:   keep away from others
    Example: "He sequestered himself in his study to write a book"
  • verb:   take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority

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