This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. Learn more

Another word for separatism

  1. The policy or practice of political, legal, economic, or social discrimination, as against the members of a minority group

      1. The act or process of segregating or the condition of being segregated.
      2. The policy or practice of separating people of different races, classes, or ethnic groups, as in schools, housing, and public or commercial facilities, especially as a form of discrimination.
      3. The separation of paired alleles or homologous chromosomes, especially during meiosis, so that the members of each pair appear in different gametes.
      1. An official policy of racial segregation formerly practiced in the Republic of South Africa, involving political, legal, and economic discrimination against nonwhites.
      2. A policy or practice of separating or segregating groups.
      3. The condition of being separated from others; segregation.
    See also: