Definition of desegregate verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

desegregate

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈseɡrɪɡeɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈseɡrɪɡeɪt//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they desegregate
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈseɡrɪɡeɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈseɡrɪɡeɪt//
 
he / she / it desegregates
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈseɡrɪɡeɪts//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈseɡrɪɡeɪts//
 
past simple desegregated
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈseɡrɪɡeɪtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈseɡrɪɡeɪtɪd//
 
past participle desegregated
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈseɡrɪɡeɪtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈseɡrɪɡeɪtɪd//
 
-ing form desegregating
BrE BrE//ˌdiːˈseɡrɪɡeɪtɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdiːˈseɡrɪɡeɪtɪŋ//
 
 
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desegregate something to end the policy of segregation in a place in which people of different races are kept separate in public places, etc.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: desegregate