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Restriction on the movement of people, animals and goods which is intended to prevent the spread of disease or pests. Wikipedia

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    Set of non-pharmaceutical interventions or measures intended to prevent the spread of a contagious disease by maintaining a physical distance between people and reducing the number of times people come into close contact with each other. It usually involves keeping a certain distance from others (the distance specified differs from country to country and can change with time) and avoiding gathering together in large groups. Wikipedia

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    • Quarantine measures were set in place at the Oakland ports requiring the authorities at the port to inspect the arriving vessels for the presence of infected rats.Oakland, California-Wikipedia
    • Quarantine refers to separating those who may have been exposed to a disease until they either show signs of the disease or are no longer at risk.Ebola-Wikipedia
    • Constant vigilance is required to prevent an attack, and newly acquired items, and those that have been out on loan, may need quarantining before being added to the general collection.Pest (organism)-Wikipedia
    • This can also mean maintaining a closed flock, and quarantining new sheep for a month.Sheep-Wikipedia
    • In response, the governments of the world seal off the worst infected areas into Quarantine Zones and form the Deadkillers, cybernetic soldiers trained to exterminate zombies.Call of Duty: Black Ops III-Wikipedia
    • Stay-Home Notices (SHN) and other enhanced measures were later added to contain the outbreak.Immigration and Checkpoints Authority-Wikipedia

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