bio·​so·​cial | \ ˌbī-ō-ˈsō-shəl How to pronounce biosocial (audio) \

Definition of biosocial

: of, relating to, or concerned with the interaction of the biological aspects and social relationships of living organisms biosocial science

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Other Words from biosocial

biosocially \ ˌbī-​ō-​ˈsōsh-​lē How to pronounce biosocial (audio) , -​ˈsō-​shə-​ \ adverb

Examples of biosocial in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web An essential step in this direction involves broadening our understanding of the structural factors and biosocial reality — how biology is always inseparable from social and political forces — at play in U.S. public health and public trust. Eric Reinhart, STAT, 5 Oct. 2021

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First Known Use of biosocial

1892, in the meaning defined above

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10 Oct 2021

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“Biosocial.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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