[ eth-noh-meth-uh-dol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌɛθ noʊˌmɛθ əˈdɒl ə dʒi /
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the sociological study of the rules and rituals underlying ordinary social activities and interactions.
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OTHER WORDS FROM ethnomethodologyeth·no·meth·od·ol·o·gist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for ethnomethodology
/ (ˌɛθnəʊmɛθəˈdɒlədʒɪ) /
a method of studying linguistic communication that emphasizes common-sense views of conversation and the worldCompare phenomenology
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