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noun so·ci·a·tion \ˌsōs(h)ēˈāshən\

Definition of sociation

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a mode or process of social interaction whether associative or dissociative — compare formal sociology

  2. 2a :  an ecological association that is usually rather stable and of essentially uniform composition b :  a community that is subject to seasonal variation

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Origin and Etymology of sociation

Late Latin sociation-, sociatio union, association, from Latin sociatus (past participle) + -ion-, -io -ion


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