• Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Quarantinable admitting of, or controlled by, quarantine
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. quarantaine—L. quadraginta, forty—quatuor, four.


In literature:

On the 17th July the quarantine restrictions were removed.
"The 28th: A Record of War Service in the Australian Imperial Force, 1915-19, Vol. I" by Herbert Brayley Collett
Here he was subjected to a residence of some time in quarantine.
"Asiatic Breezes" by Oliver Optic
I was quarantined immediately, of course, to make sure I wasn't carrying anything.
"The Judas Valley" by Gerald Vance
That they would arrive about eight o'clock, having secured passes from the Inspector at Quarantine.
"Polly's Business Venture" by Lillian Elizabeth Roy
The quarantine expires to-day, however; and she drives here, on her way back into Northamptonshire, to-morrow.
"The Letters of Charles Dickens" by Charles Dickens
Quarantine was put on for three weeks, and was but lifted for a few hours when a new batch of cases came down.
"The Search" by Grace Livingston Hill
Also, a boat employed to enforce the quarantine regulations.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
During the weeks I was in quarantine with them my throat received the rest it needed, and became quite restored.
"How I Know God Answers Prayer" by Rosalind Goforth
They also went to see the English cemetery, where those who die whilst in quarantine or on board ship in the harbour are buried.
"Diaries of Sir Moses and Lady Montefiore, Volume I" by Sir Moses Montefiore
They'll quarantine us sure.
"Cavanaugh: Forest Ranger" by Hamlin Garland

In poetry:

Every soul in the world to-day
Was one time anchored in Babyland Bay,
And quarantined there for a year or more
Before he even could step on shore.
"The Ah Goo Tongue" by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Shall we quarantine disease and death,
Whose subtle infections float in the air,
And grant free power to the pois'nous breath
That would strangle our Liberty fair?
"Liberty" by Jared Barhite
To those in the yellow quarantine pavilion.
We will never calm our anxious desires on this shore
To provide ourselves with the obscene photos
And the excellent tobacco of Latakia...
"Egypt–Port Said — En Route" by Henry Jean-Marie Levet

In news:

A home in the Houston suburb of The Woodlands has been placed under quarantine after a daughter of the owner tested positive for hantavirus.
Follow along with 23 of Austin Lyric Opera 's young campers as they write, produce, direct and perform their original work, "Quarantine.".
The quarantine went in effect Aug 5 in the Pasadena and San Marino area.
The infestation of branched broomrape ( Orobanche ramosa ) was treated aggressively and the field was quarantined to prevent further spread.
Grapevine quarantine in California partially lifted.
Quarantine for citrus pest set.
Follow this check list for quarantining your new bird.
Download A Quarantine Check List.
" Quarantine " is something most horror movies aren't: scary.
An exhibition exploring the spaces of quarantine .
Hawthorne calls for quarantine .
Officials have determined an outbreak of equine herpes has occurred at Hawthorne Race Course and a quarantine has been put in place, but racing will continue as scheduled.
Quarantine By JIM CRACE Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
Walnut tree products have been quarantined in southwest Ohio after the discovery of Walnut Twig Beetles.
Quarantine Continues for Del Norte and Humboldt Counties.

In science:

The animals were quarantined for at least 7 days before the experiment.
Post-ischaemic treatment with the cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor nimesulide reduces blood-brain barrier disruption and leukocyte infiltration following transient focal cerebral ischaemia in rats
The animals were quarantined for at least 7 days before the experiment.
Wide therapeutic time window for nimesulide neuroprotection in a model of transient focal cerebral ischemia in the rat
Male Sprague-Dawley rats (CENPALAB, Havana, Cuba) weighing 280-340 g at the time of surgery were used in the present study. Our institutional animal care and use committee approved the experimental protocol (No. 03/12). The animals were quarantined for at least 7 days before the experiment.
Effects of pyruvate administration on infarct volume and neurological deficits following permanent focal cerebral ischemia in rats
Then, the system quarantines these nodes and starts a disinfection process.
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security
Otherwise, the system quarantines the node quickly and informs the administrator for disinfection.
Next Challenges in Bringing Artificial Immune Systems to Production in Network Security