Affiliation vs Sect - What's the difference?

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Affiliation is a related term of sect.


As nouns the difference between affiliation and sect

is that affiliation is the relationship resulting from affiliating one thing with another while sect is an offshoot of a larger religion; a group sharing particular (often unorthodox) political and/or religious beliefs.

affiliation

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Noun

(en noun)
  • The relationship resulting from affiliating one thing with another.
  • A club, society or umbrella organisation so formed, especially a trade union.
  • sect

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    Noun

    (en noun)
  • An offshoot of a larger religion; a group sharing particular (often unorthodox) political and/or religious beliefs.
  • A religious sect .
  • A group following a specific ideal or a leader.
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  • (obsolete) A cutting; a scion.
  • See also

    * cult

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