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segregation
used in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

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the act of keeping people or things separate — especially people due to discrimination based on race, gender, ethnicity, or religion
  • Four feet of the school yard faced on Francie's yard and was segregated from it by an iron mesh fence.
    Chapter 15 (12% in)

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