Definition of "Sequestration" :
noun: seizing property that belongs to someone else and holding it until profits pay the demand for which it was seized
noun: the act of segregating or sequestering
"Sequestration of the jury."
noun: a writ that authorizes the seizure of property
noun: the action of forming a chelate or other stable compound with an ion or atom or molecule so that it is no longer available for reactions