quarantine

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1 quarantine /ˈkworənˌtiːn/ noun
1 quarantine
/ˈkworənˌtiːn/
noun
Learner's definition of QUARANTINE
[count] : the period of time during which a person or animal that has a disease or that might have a disease is kept away from others to prevent the disease from spreading
[noncount] : the situation of being kept away from others to prevent a disease from spreading
2 quarantine /ˈkworənˌtiːn/ verb
quarantines; quarantined; quarantining
2 quarantine
/ˈkworənˌtiːn/
verb
quarantines; quarantined; quarantining
Learner's definition of QUARANTINE
[+ object]
: to keep (a person or animal) away from others to prevent a disease from spreading : to put or keep (a person or animal) in quarantine
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