the gradual development of society and social forms, institutions, etc., usually through a series of peaceful stages.Compare revolution(def 2).
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- social economics,
- social education centre,
- social engineering,
- social environment,
- social evil,
- social exclusion,
- social fund,
- social gaming,
- social gospel,
- social heritage
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sociol the process of social development from an early simple type of social organization to one that is complex and highly specialized
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