compartmentalization

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compartmentalization

The division of a building into fire-retardant sections, each of which can be closed off from the others, thereby impeding the spread of fire beyond its place of origin.
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On the other hand, the establishment of compartmentalisation and the regionalisation of production allow more accurate tracking of the production system, making it more effective combat possible outbreaks.
Saturn suggests compartmentalisation, something you're not usually good at but Saturn's powers can most definitely help.
Compartmentalisation is essential during construction to stop the spread of fire.

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