psychosocial

[ sahy-koh-soh-shuhl ]
/ ˌsaɪ koʊˈsoʊ ʃəl /

adjective

of or relating to the interaction between social and psychological factors.

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Origin of psychosocial

First recorded in 1895–1900; psycho- + social

OTHER WORDS FROM psychosocial

psy·cho·so·cial·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for psychosocial

psychosocial
/ (ˌsaɪkəʊˈsəʊʃəl) /

adjective

of or relating to processes or factors that are both social and psychological in origin
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Medical definitions for psychosocial

psychosocial
[ sī′kō-sōshəl ]

adj.

Involving aspects of both social and psychological behavior.
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