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sociopolitical

[soh-see-oh-puh-lit-i-kuh l, soh-shee-] /ˌsoʊ si oʊ pəˈlɪt ɪ kəl, ˌsoʊ ʃi-/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or signifying the combination or interaction of social and political factors:
the sociopolitical environment in Japan.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; socio- + political
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  • sociopolitical cohesion is vital for a strong state.
  • Shows that sociolinguistic patterns reflect and transmit sociopolitical patterns.
  • Anticonsumerism is the sociopolitical movement against consumerism.
British Dictionary definitions for sociopolitical

sociopolitical

/ˌsəʊsɪəʊpəˈlɪtɪkəl/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or involving both political and social factors
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Word Origin and History for sociopolitical
adj.

also socio-political, 1884, from socio- + political.

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