Noun Definition


1.Definition: a disposition toward schism and secession from a larger group; the principles and practices of separatists

"Separatism is a serious problem in Quebec", "Demands for some form of separatism on grounds of religion have been perceived as a threat to mainstream education"

Category: General

2.Definition: a social system that provides separate facilities for minority groups

Related Noun(s):segregation

Category: General

3.Definition: advocacy of a policy of strict separation of church and state

Related Noun(s):separationism

Category: General