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Overview of noun separatism

The noun separatism has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. segregation, separatism

(a social system that provides separate facilities for minority groups)

2. separatism

(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")

3. separationism, separatism

(advocacy of a policy of strict separation of church and state)

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