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separatist

, separationist
a. a person who advocates or practises secession from an organization or group
b. (as modifier): a separatist movement
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Under this new leadership, a different denominational culture has emerged, one that is creedalistic, rationalistic, absolutistic, legalistic, and separatistic.
Somewhat less anti-social were the views of Maimonides in 12th-century Egypt and Joseph Karo in 16th-century Palestine, who concurred that a separatistic minyan in the academy was permissible, but only with a quorum.
2) Of its author, Massachusetts Baptist pastor Isaac Backus, it has been said that "perhaps no single separatistic convert augured larger consequences for New England church history.