Definitions of sequestration:
  • noun:   seizing property that belongs to someone else and holding it until profits pay the demand for which it was seized
  • noun:   a writ that authorizes the seizure of property
  • noun:   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
  • noun:   the act of segregating or sequestering
    Example: "Sequestration of the jury"

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