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human relations

noun plural but usually singular in construction

Definition of HUMAN RELATIONS

1
:  a study of human problems arising from organizational and interpersonal relations (as in industry)
2
:  a course, study, or program designed to develop better interpersonal and intergroup adjustments
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First Known Use of HUMAN RELATIONS

1946

Other Sociology Terms

bourgeois, ethos, eugenics, exurb, incommunicado, intelligentsia, megalopolis, metrosexual, mores, subculture
Medical Dictionary

human relations

noun plural but usually singular in construction

Medical Definition of HUMAN RELATIONS

1
:  the social and interpersonal relations between human beings
2
:  a course, study, or program designed to develop better interpersonal and intergroup adjustments

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