noting or pertaining to large social groups, or to their activities, customs, etc.

1895–1900; societ(y) + -al1

societally, adverb
antisocietal, adjective
antisocietally, adverb
intersocietal, adjective
nonsocietal, adjective Unabridged
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societal (səˈsaɪətəl)
of or relating to society, esp human society or social relations

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Example sentences
We must raise the geo-literacy level of all members of society to meet basic
  individual and societal needs.
Plans include expanded enrollments and vocational and technical degree
  programs, but societal challenges loom.
Rising labour mobility and the accelerating pace of societal change mean that
  information goes stale more quickly than ever.
Changing diet, with a growing emphasis on meat, illustrates the environmental
  and societal toll exacted by unbridled consumption.
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