• WordNet 3.6
    • n compartmentalisation the act of distributing things into classes or categories of the same type
    • n compartmentalisation a mild state of dissociation
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In news:

Workout wear, smelly socks and even damp swimsuits need to be compartmentalised and stored away from clean travel clothing until laundering becomes an option.

In science:

Furthermore, each individual module is compartmentalised such that alternative implementations can be provided where appropriate.
NetEvo: A computational framework for the evolution of dynamical complex networks
The question is: how many identity providers does a user need? What is the best compartmentalisation of the digital identity mess? We need to understand the advantages and risks of using a certain amount and distribution of IdPs and federations, in terms of security, usability, and business.
The Identity Crisis. Security, Privacy and Usability Issues in Identity Management