advocacy of a policy of strict separation of church and state
- Separation from her children was a terrible wrench.
- Friends managed to reconcile him with his wife after years of separation.
- He was unhappy because of his separation from his mother.
- The long separation was a test of their love.
- The separation of an electrolyte into ions of opposite charge.
- She hated any separation from him.
- separatism 分离主义