Sentence: It is time to undo this conflation of religion and politics. Instead of seeing this politicization of religion as natural — or even, as some Muslims do, something to be proud of — we should see it as a problem that requires a solution. (Source: www.nytimes.com)
Meaning: Merging of two or more sets of information, texts, ideas, etc. into one.
How To Remember?
“Conflation” should remind you of convergence of two flats to make a bigger flat! You just break the wall between the two flats to make a bigger house! Remember thus.
Admixture; Alloy; Amalgamation; Composite; Compound; Blend; Emulsion.
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[Conflation of roads!]
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