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Separation may refer to:




Law and politics[edit]

  • Marital separation, when a married couple ceases living together without a divorce
    • Legal separation, a legal status where married couples may disentangle their finances without divorce
  • Nonconformity to the world (separation from the world), a belief among some Protestant religious groups that the members of a church should be separate from "the world"
  • Political separation (separatism), advocacy of a state of cultural, ethnic, tribal, religious, racial, governmental or gender separation from the larger group
  • Separation of church and state, the idea that religion and government functions should be separate

Mathematics and science[edit]

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