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English definition of “secularism”

secularism

noun [U]     /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 country Religious beliefs and atheistic beliefs secularist     /-ɪst/ noun [C], adjective Believers and non-believersSupporters, members and defenders
(Definition of secularism noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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