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secularism

noun [U] uk   /ˈsek.jʊ.lər.ɪ.zəm/ us    /-jə.lɚ-/
the belief that religion should not be involved with the ordinary social and political activities of a countryReligious beliefs and atheistic beliefs
secularist
noun [C], adjective uk   /-ɪst/ us  
Believers and non-believersSupporters, members and defenders
(Definition of secularism from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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