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isolated (adjective)
Isolated means physically or socially separated from other things or people.
  • He felt isolated from his classmates because he did not speak their language.
isolated (adjective)
Isolated means happening once only.
  • This was an isolated case and not part of a general pattern.
isolate (verb)
To isolate a substance means to obtain it by separating it from other substances.
  • Researchers have isolated a new protein from the seeds of poppies.
noun verb adjective
  • isolation
  • isolationism
  • isolate
  • isolates
  • isolated
  • isolating
  • isolated
  • isolating


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