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sociality

[soh-shee-al-i-tee] /ˌsoʊ ʃiˈæl ɪ ti/
noun
1.
social nature or tendencies as shown in the assembling of individuals in communities.
2.
the action on the part of individuals of associating together in communities.
3.
the state or quality of being social.
Origin
1640-1650
1640-50; < Latin sociālitāt- (stem of sociālitās). See social, -ity
Related forms
nonsociality, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for nonsociality

sociality

/ˌsəʊʃɪˈælɪtɪ/
noun (pl) -ties
1.
the tendency of groups and persons to develop social links and live in communities
2.
the quality or state of being social
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Word Origin and History for nonsociality

sociality

n.

1640s, from French socialité or directly from Latin socialitas "fellowship, sociableness," from socialis (see social (adj.)).

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