Definitions for Sequestrationˌsi kwɛsˈtreɪ ʃən, sɪ kwɛs-

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Sequestration

Princeton's WordNet

  1. segregation, sequestration(noun)

    the act of segregating or sequestering

    "sequestration of the jury"

  2. sequestration(noun)

    the action of forming a chelate or other stable compound with an ion or atom or molecule so that it is no longer available for reactions

  3. sequestration(noun)

    a writ that authorizes the seizure of property

  4. sequestration, requisition(noun)

    seizing property that belongs to someone else and holding it until profits pay the demand for which it was seized


  1. sequestration(Noun)

    The process or act of sequestering.


Find a translation for the Sequestration definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these Sequestration definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"Sequestration." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 6 Oct. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for Sequestration? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for Sequestration:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.