psychosocial

adjective psy·cho·so·cial \ ˌsī-kō-ˈsō-shəl \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of psychosocial

1 : involving both psychological and social aspects
  • psychosocial adjustment in marriage
2 : relating social conditions to mental health
  • psychosocial medicine

psychosocially

play \ˌsī-kō-ˈsō-sh(ə-)lē\ adverb

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First Known Use of psychosocial

1890


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psychosocial

adjective psy·cho·so·cial \ ˌsī-kō-ˈsō-shəl \

medical Definition of psychosocial

1 : involving both psychological and social aspects
  • psychosocial adjustment in marriage
2 : relating social conditions to mental health
  • psychosocial medicine

psychosocially

play \-ˈsōsh-(ə-)lē\ adverb

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