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Database associative table

I have a coworker who's insisting on using associative tables to create nullable associations. For example, we have this table : cm.accounts ---------- id:int (PK, identity) ... sm.services ...
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What is the purpose of SET NULL in Delete/Update Foreign Keys constraints?

I am probably being narrow minded, but if I create a foreign key constraint and a row gets updated or deleted, I lose that connection if the child table's column gets set to NULL. What is the purpose ...