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Related to compartmentalized: compartmentalisation
tr.v. com·part·men·tal·ized, com·part·men·tal·iz·ing, com·part·men·tal·iz·es
To separate into distinct parts, categories, or compartments: "You learn ... even the ability to compartmentalize ethics" (Ellen Goodman).
com′part·men′tal·i·za′tion (-ĭ-zā′shən) n.
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separated into several discrete areas
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|Adj.||1.||compartmentalized - divided up into compartments or categories; "most sciences have become woefully compartmentalized"|
compartmented - divided up or separated into compartments or isolated units; "a compartmented box"; "the protected and compartmented society of Beacon Hill"- John Mason Brown
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compartmentalized[ˌkɒmpɑːrtˈmɛntəlaɪzd] adj → compartimenté(e)
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