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isolate verb definition in Ailments and diseases topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

isolate

 verb: Ailments and diseases topic
to separate somebody/something physically or socially from other people or things isolate somebody/yourself/something Patients with the disease should be isolated. isolate somebody/yourself/something from somebody/something He was immediately isolated from the other prisoners. This decision will isolate the country from the rest of Europe.