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sociological

[ soh-see-uh-loj-i-kuhl, soh-shee- ]
/ ˌsoʊ si əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl, ˌsoʊ ʃi- /
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adjective
of, relating to, or characteristic of sociology and its methodology.
dealing with social questions or problems, especially focusing on cultural and environmental factors rather than on psychological or personal characteristics: a sociological approach to art.
organized into a society; social.
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Also so·ci·o·log·ic [soh-see-uh-loj-ik, soh-shee-] /ˌsoʊ si əˈlɒdʒ ɪk, ˌsoʊ ʃi-/ .

Origin of sociological

First recorded in 1835–45; sociolog(y) + -ic + -al1

OTHER WORDS FROM sociological

so·ci·o·log·i·cal·ly, adverbnon·so·ci·o·log·i·cal, adjectiveun·so·ci·o·log·i·cal, adjectiveun·so·ci·o·log·i·cal·ly, adverb
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