1. The act of segregating, or the state of being segregated; separation from others; a parting.
2. (Science: geology) separation from a mass, and gathering about centers or into cavities at hand through cohesive attraction or the crystallizing process.
3. (genetic) the formation of unique gametes from the genotype of the parents : WiseIdiot
Origin: L. Segregatio: cf. F. Segregation.