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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An advocate of secession from a larger group (such as an established church or a national union) adj. - Having moved away from or advocating a split from another entity or policy or attitude.

Usage examples (37)
  • All the loud noises are made by angry separatists.
  • Joel Mahlangu of Mamelodi agreed, saying it was dangerous to promote what he called separatist ideology in education.
  • Kashmir never belonged to India and thus the use of the term separatist is false).
  • China has blamed a Uighur organization it labels separatist for inciting the riots. for more
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