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(chiefly uncountable) The state of being isolated, detached, or separated.
(chemistry) The obtaining of an element from one of its compounds, or of a compound from a mixture.
This was a vacation, not an isolation camp.
I love the isolation of my mountain retreat.
Even the isolation didn't trouble her.
Sometimes, it is true, a sense of isolation enfolds me like a cold mist as I sit alone and wait at life's shut gate.
It is impossible to carry the process of isolation very far.
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