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i·so·lat·ed

 (ī′sə-lā′tĭd)
adj.
1. Far from others or difficult to get to; remote: an isolated farmhouse.
2. Occasional or rare: Reporters in the field observed isolated instances of rebellion.
3. Characterized by little social contact: leading an isolated life.

[From French isolé, from Italian isolato, from Latin īnsulātus, made into an island, from īnsula, island.]

isolated

(ˈaɪsəleɪtɪd)
adj
(Electronics) electronics (of circuits, compounds) prevented from interacting; insulated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.isolated - not close together in time; "isolated instances of rebellion"; "a few stray crumbs"
sporadic - recurring in scattered and irregular or unpredictable instances; "a city subjected to sporadic bombing raids"
2.isolated - being or feeling set or kept apart from others; "she felt detached from the group"; "could not remain the isolated figure he had been"- Sherwood Anderson; "thought of herself as alone and separated from the others"; "had a set-apart feeling"
separate - independent; not united or joint; "a problem consisting of two separate issues"; "they went their separate ways"; "formed a separate church"
3.isolated - marked by separation of or from usually contiguous elements; "little isolated worlds, as abruptly disjunct and unexpected as a palm-shaded well in the Sahara"- Scientific Monthly
separate - independent; not united or joint; "a problem consisting of two separate issues"; "they went their separate ways"; "formed a separate church"
4.isolated - cut off or left behind; "an isolated pawn"; "several stranded fish in a tide pool"; "travelers marooned by the blizzard"
unaccompanied - being without an escort
5.isolated - under forced isolation especially for health reasons; "a quarantined animal"; "isolated patients"
segregated, unintegrated - separated or isolated from others or a main group; "a segregated school system"; "a segregated neighborhood"
6.isolated - remote and separate physically or sociallyisolated - remote and separate physically or socially; "existed over the centuries as a world apart"; "preserved because they inhabited a place apart"- W.H.Hudson; "tiny isolated villages remote from centers of civilization"; "an obscure village"
unconnected - not joined or linked together

isolated

isolated

adjective
1. Set away from all others:
2. Far from centers of human population:
Translations
مَعْزُولٌمَعْزول، مُنْعَزِل
izolovanýosamělý
isoleret
eristynyt
izoliran
elszigetelt
einangraîur
孤立した
격리된
samoten
isolerad
โดดเดี่ยว
biệt lập

isolated

[ˈaɪsəʊleɪtɪd] ADJ
1. (= remote, cut off) [house, village, community] → aislado, apartado; [person] → aislado
the islanders were very isolatedlos habitantes de la isla estaban muy aislados
she lived a strange, isolated lifevivía una vida extraña y solitaria
to feel isolatedsentirse aislado
to be isolated from one's familyestar aislado de su familia
to keep sth/sb isolated from sth/sbmantener algo/a algn aislado de algo/algn
2. (= individual) [incident, case, example] → aislado

isolated

[ˈaɪsəleɪtɪd] adj
[house, village, area] → isolé(e)
(= cut off from other people) → isolé(e)
[case] → isolé(e)
an isolated case of cheating → un cas isolé de tricherie

isolated

adj
(= cut off, marginalized)abgeschnitten, isoliert; (= remote)abgelegen; existencezurückgezogen; (Med) → isoliert; the islanders feel isolateddie Inselbewohner fühlen sich von der Außenwelt abgeschnitten; she kept her sons isolated from other childrensie hielt ihre Söhne von anderen Kindern fern
(= single)einzeln; isolated instancesEinzelfälle pl

isolated

[ˈaɪsəˌleɪtɪd] adjisolato/a

isolate

(ˈaisəleit) verb
to separate, cut off or keep apart from others. Several houses have been isolated by the flood water; A child with an infectious disease should be isolated.
ˈisolated adjective
lonely; standing alone.
ˌisoˈlation noun

isolated

مَعْزُولٌ izolovaný isoleret isoliert απομονωμένος aislado eristynyt isolé izoliran isolato 孤立した 격리된 geïsoleerd isolert izolowany isolado изолированный isolerad โดดเดี่ยว soyutlanmış biệt lập 孤立的

isolated

a. aislado-a, separado-a.
References in classic literature ?
In a confined or isolated area, if not very large, the organic and inorganic conditions of life will generally be in a great degree uniform; so that natural selection will tend to modify all the individuals of a varying species throughout the area in the same manner in relation to the same conditions.
Half a Martian year, about three hundred and forty-four of our days, each of these men spend alone in this huge, isolated plant.
A great backflood directly took place from the center to the sides of the room, so that D'Artagnan found himself isolated and dominator.
The soil of all the former states has the appearance of an alluvial deposit; and isolated rocks have been found, of a nature and in situations which render it difficult to refute the opinion that they have been transferred to their present beds by floating ice.
It cannot be doubted that if there were land-birds to pick up the seeds when first cast on shore, and a soil better adapted for their growth than the loose blocks of coral, that the most isolated of the lagoon-islands would in time possess a far more abundant Flora than they now have.
Patches of bush and isolated trees here and there smoked and glowed still, and the houses towards Woking station were sending up spires of flame into the stillness of the evening air.
Naturally not of a sweet temper, his isolated position in the house had soured him, and he rashly attempted to vent his ill-humor on me, as a newcomer.
This northern hemisphere presented vast plains, dotted with isolated mountains.
Chamonix's affairs stood still; everybody was in the street, all interest was centered upon what was going on upon that lofty and isolated stage five miles away.
The plains were diversified by isolated hills, all cut off, as it were, about the same height, so as to have tabular summits.
At one part of the river, they passed, on the northern side, an isolated rock, about one hundred and fifty feet high, rising from a low marshy soil, and totally disconnected with the adjacent mountains.
You quote an isolated sentence from my lecture, and appear to have some difficulty in understanding it.