a social system that provides separate facilities for minority groups
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"
advocacy of a policy of strict separation of church and state
- Any act of destruction is separatism in action.
- One is whether separatism is quite as moribund as it now seems.
- separatist 分离主义者