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The meaning of Quarantine

ˈkwɒr.ən.tiːn

Quarantine – definition

noun

A state, period, or place of isolation in which people or animals that may have been exposed to infectious disease are placed.

Usage examples:

Horses entering the country must stay in quarantine longer
verb

A state, period, or place of isolation in which people or animals that have arrived from elsewhere or been exposed to infectious or contagious disease are placed.

Usage examples:

Many animals die in quarantine
verb

Put (a person or animal) in quarantine.

Usage examples:

I quarantine all new fish for one month
verb

Place (a person or animal) in quarantine in order to prevent the spread of an infectious disease.

Usage examples:

I quarantine all new fish for one month
noun

A period of time during which a person or animal that might have a disease is kept away from other people or animals so that the disease cannot spread

Usage examples:

The horse had to spend several months in quarantine when it reached this country., he was quarantin…
noun

A period of time during which an animal or person that might have a disease is kept away from other people or animals so that the disease cannot spread

Usage examples:

Be/keep sth/put sth in quarantine about 6,000 hogs are being kept in quarantine pending further tes…

Quarantine translation into English

Quarantine: translate from English into Chinese

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隔离, 检疫

Quarantine: translate from English into Dutch

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Quarantaine, In quarantaine plaatsen, Quarantaineplaats, Onder quarantaine stellen

Quarantine: translate from English into French

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Quarantaine, Mettre en quarantaine

Quarantine: translate from English into German

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Quarantäne, Unter quarantäne stellen

Quarantine: translate from English into Hindi

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संगरोध, क्वारंटाइन, कोरांटीन, अस्पताल का अलग कमरा, अलग करना, पृथक करना

Quarantine: translate from English into Italian

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Quarantena, Mettere in quarantena

Quarantine: translate from English into Korean

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건강격리, 격리, 검역 정선 기간, 격리하다, 전염병 환자 등을 격리하다

Quarantine: translate from English into Russian

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Карантин, Подвергать изоляции, Сорокадневный период, Подвергать карантину

Quarantine: translate from English into Spanish

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Cuarentena, Poner en cuarentena

Word origin

mid 17th century: from Italian quarantina ‘forty days’, from quaranta ‘forty’.

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