1. sex segregation the traditional Hindu or Muslim system of keeping women secluded
  2. segregation the act of keeping apart
  3. desegregation incorporation of a formerly excluded group into a community
  4. congregation the act of assembling
  5. exaggeration making to seem more important than it really is
  6. de facto segregation segregation (especially in schools) that happens in fact although not required by law
  7. sequestration the act of segregating or sequestering
  8. de jure segregation segregation that is imposed by law
  9. law of segregation members of a pair of homologous chromosomes separate during the formation of gametes and are distributed to different gametes so that every gamete receives only one member of the pair
  10. racial segregation segregation by race
  11. execration hate coupled with disgust
  12. sexual attraction attractiveness on the basis of sexual desire
  13. expurgation the deletion of parts considered objectionable or harmful
  14. consecration sanctification of something by dedicating it to God
  15. extrication the act of releasing from a snarled or tangled condition
  16. aggregation the act of gathering something together
  17. mucous secretion protective secretion of the mucus membranes
  18. egregious conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible
  19. exoergic reaction a nuclear reaction accompanied by the evolution of energy
  20. desecration blasphemous behavior