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  • n. Plural of separatum.

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  • I look forward to the day when the Democratic party splinters into separata centrist and socialist entities, and the GOP replicates it with a corporate, Christian conservative, and libertarian branches.

    Go Joe Go!

  • "Mox de generibus et speciebus illud quidem sive subsistant sive in nudis intelluctibus posita sint, sive subsistentia corporalia sint an incorporalia, et utrum separata a senaibilibus an in sensibilibus posita er circa haec subsistentia, decere recusabo."

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 11: New Mexico-Philip

  • Ibi enim ea ipsa natura nostra, quam nunc circumferimus, absque peccato originis, et ab eodem omnino separata et remota resurget, et aeterna felicitate fruetur.

    The Creeds of the Evangelical Protestant Churches.

  • In hoc Sacramento externa elementa ad usus a Christo institutos rite separata, ita ad eum crucifixum referuntur ut rerum quas repraesentat nominibus (corporis nempe ac sanguinis Christi) vere quidem, at Sacramentaliter tantum, sint nuncupata, [1969] manent siquidem adhuc quoad substantiam et naturam vere solumque remain truly, and only, bread and wine, as they were before.

    The Creeds of the Evangelical Protestant Churches.

  • In hoc Sacramento externa elementa ad usus a Christo institutos rite separata, ita ad eum crucifixum referuntur ut rerum quas repraesentat nominibus: [11198] 1

    The Creeds of the Evangelical Protestant Churches.

  • Dicimus autem, constare hominem duabus ac diversis quidem substantiis, in una persona, anima immortali, utpote quae separata

    The Creeds of the Evangelical Protestant Churches.

  • Si ergo a corpore removeatur omne illud per quod actioni animæ resistit, simpliciter erit anima perfectior in tali corpore existens quam separata: quanto autem perfectius in esse, tanto perfectius potest operari.

    The Happiness of Heaven By a Father of the Society of Jesus

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  • From the shelves, I swept into the wastebasket, or onto the floor in its vicinity, heaps of circulars, separata, a displaced ecologist's paper on the ravages committed by a bird of some sort . . .

    --Vladimir Nabokov, 1974, Look at the Harlequins! p. 225

    June 13, 2009