compartmentalisation


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Noun1.compartmentalisation - a mild state of dissociation
disassociation, dissociation - a state in which some integrated part of a person's life becomes separated from the rest of the personality and functions independently
2.compartmentalisation - the act of distributing things into classes or categories of the same typecompartmentalisation - the act of distributing things into classes or categories of the same type
grouping - the activity of putting things together in groups
indexing - the act of classifying and providing an index in order to make items easier to retrieve
reclassification - classifying something again (usually in a new category)
relegation - the act of assigning (someone or something) to a particular class or category
stratification - the act or process or arranging persons into classes or social strata
taxonomy - practice of classifying plants and animals according to their presumed natural relationships
typology - classification according to general type
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But the supply of care suffers from too much compartmentalisation between city, hospital and medico-social, the dispersion of resources that scatters skills and investment, and urban care that is still insufficiently structured.
Then you introduce people and the things they bring with them and as the building gets older and the changes that are made internally with those units and within them those units can compromise the compartmentalisation between flats.
Pakistan is a country where there is no compartmentalisation of minorities or majorities whether we are Muslims, Christians, Hindus or belong to any other sect.
The museum will adopt a unique curatorial trail that moves away from the traditional compartmentalisation of artworks and artefacts by their geographical origins or traditional chronologies of art history.

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