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biosocial

[bahy-oh-soh-shuh l] /ˌbaɪ oʊˈsoʊ ʃəl/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or entailing the interaction or combination of social and biological factors.
2.
Sociology. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the theories of or phenomena studied in biosociology.
3.
of or pertaining to social phenomena that are affected by biological factors.
Also, biosociological
[bahy-oh-soh-see-uh-loj-i-kuh l, -shee-] /ˌbaɪ oʊˌsoʊ si əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl, -ʃi-/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; bio- + social
Related forms
biosocially, adverb
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