Related formsan·ti-i·so·la·tion, adjectivepost·i·so·la·tion, adjectivere·i·so·la·tion, noun
Examples from the Web for isolation
Now that they had the isolation chamber, it was up to Phoenix to find a plane to carry it.The American Ebola Rescue Plan Hinges on One Company. Meet Phoenix.|Abby Haglage|November 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was one of six children who had been in the Ebola isolation center that had been overrun.
She came into the isolation center with a [temperature] of 40 degrees [104 Fahrenheit], and that was too high for a 6-year-old.‘Her Survival Was a Miracle’: The 6-Year-Old Who Beat Ebola|Wade C.L. Williams|October 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That moment helped me with this journey--between the faith and the physical preparation of training and isolation with hot yoga.Victor Mooney’s Epic Adventure for His Dead Brother|Justin Jones|October 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The focus was on health care workers treating people in the isolation wards.
This proposition carried with it so much loneliness and isolation, that it was declined.Memoirs of Orange Jacobs|Orange Jacobs
Man in his isolation from his fellows is nothing and accomplishes nothing.Edward Caldwell Moore|Edward Moore
The sense of isolation perceptible in his pictures is in keeping also with what we know of his life.
In spite of its isolation Coan Hall was probably not a lonely place.The Stronghold|Miriam Haynie
How, then, could I hope to sustain a week of isolation in that lonely spot?The Monk and The Hangman's Daughter|Adolphe Danziger De Castro and Ambrose Bierce
British Dictionary definitions for isolation
- social separation of a person who has or is suspected of having a contagious diseaseCompare quarantine
- (as modifier)an isolation hospital