In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(races/sexes) segregar(rival groups) mantener apartethey are kept segregated from the rest of the prisoners — los mantienen aislados del resto de los presos
- segregated school — escuela en la que se practica la segregación racial
- Black men fought in racially segregated units in the Civil War, first with African American officers and then, after 1863, with white officers
- The Pentagon's official policy is to segregate juvenile prisoners from the rest of the prison population, and allow young inmates to join family members also being detained.
- In fact the only reason we're segregating it from the body of our posts is because it's got a different name.
- She has been segregated from the rest of the women in the prison ‘for her own safety’.
- Blacks in Washington, led by Sojourner Truth, boycotted segregated public transport.
- Brown has been overturned and the education system is segregated again.
- The result was a travel industry segregated along race lines, which reflected ‘not racism but ignorance’.
- One of the key principles in corporate governance practice is to properly segregate the powers for decision-making, execution and independent monitoring and challenge.
- Even the federal government and military were segregated up to this time.
- They can be defined sociologically and claim a unity that partly or wholly segregates them from the surrounding society.
- The fragmentation of groups by government and police enable them to isolate and segregate different elements of a social movement in order to attack individual parts and impose an uncontested dominant structure.
- The 24th Infantry Regiment was as segregated as the rest of the Army at the time; that is, white at the top, black in the ranks.
- Recent research into the effect of US Charter Schools points to the creation of a socially segregated two-tier system.
- At first attending religious services segregated by race, slaves gradually accepted Christianity.
- The key to good recycling practice is to ensure that all recyclable materials are segregated correctly.
- A public middle school in South Carolina is segregating its classrooms.
- It required that blacks and whites be segregated on the basis of race.
- The securities laws now provide that a firm must segregate its customers' moneys and hold them in a separate client account.
- Baltzell maintained that social status in the U.S. has been segregated along religious and regional lines.
- Up to that point, baseball had been as segregated as the rest of American life and blacks were forced to practise their craft in the Negro Leagues.
- Schools in Dundee are already beginning to segregate pupils by gender for PE classes, a practice which was phased out after the Second World War.
- I strongly believe that it is anti-social to segregate children's entertainment away from their family as a separate category.
- Racial groups are segregating themselves and retreating into ‘comfort zones’ made up of people like themselves.
- It is also pressing for the lanes for public transport to be segregated from the rest of the traffic on the bridge.
- The last thing he and his fellow polio sufferers wanted was to be segregated and treated as people apart, because they were not.
- All segregated education must end.
- Our data suggest that this difference in tertiary structure alone will segregate these membrane proteins into two different diffusion classes as well.
- Also, let us not forget that the military institution provides us with a means to segregate the less desirable members of society from the rest of us normals.
- The units are ethnically segregated and under a separate ethnic chain of command.
- That fence has served its place, but now the different races living here aren't segregated anymore.
- At present the army and the police are segregated from the rest of society, and are more or less unaccountable to the mass of people.
- The Alabama bus system was segregated by race, with the first ten seats reserved exclusively for white people.
- Employment opportunities in segregated or partially segregated settings will continue under the new legislation.
- The four inmates - who are segregated from the rest of the prisoners - were only allowed to associate with each other one at a time, until earlier this year.
- The effect of non-secular, religious and segregated education is very destructive on the society as a whole, and on our children's happy, normal life, and upbringing.
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