Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: verb

Definitions: (verb) If you isolate something, you make it so that it does not or cannot contact certain other things.

Examples: (verb) Britain is isolated from the rest of Europe by the English Channel. (verb) The prisoner was isolated to protect him from attack.

Synonyms: verbs: cut off, confine, remove.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 7 E

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