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  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Seclude  \Se*clude\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Secluded};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Secluding}.]  [L.  secludere  seclusum  pref.  se-  aside  + 
  claudere  to  shut.  See  {Close},  v.  t.] 
  1.  To  shut  up  apart  from  others  to  withdraw  into  or  place 
  in  solitude;  to  separate  from  society  or  intercourse  with 
  Let  Eastern  tyrants  from  the  light  of  heaven  Seclude 
  their  bosom  slaves.  --Thomson. 
  2.  To  shut  or  keep  out  to  exclude.  [Obs.]  --Evelyn.  -- 
  {Se*clud"ed*ly},  adv  --  {Se*clud"ed*ness},  n. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  adj  1:  hidden  from  general  view  or  use  "a  privy  place  to  rest  and 
  think";  "a  secluded  romantic  spot";  "a  secret  garden" 
  [syn:  {privy},  {secret}] 
  2:  providing  privacy  or  seclusion;  "the  cloistered  academic 
  world  of  books";  "sat  close  together  in  the  sequestered 
  pergola";  "sitting  under  the  reclusive  calm  of  a  shade 
  tree";  'a  secluded  romantic  spot"  [syn:  {cloistered},  {reclusive}, 

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