Definition of sociobiology
: the comparative study of social organization and behavior in animals including humans especially with regard to its genetic basis and evolutionary history
sociobiologicalplay \ˌsō-sē-ō-ˌbī-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl, ˌsō-shē-\ adjective
sociobiologistplay \ˌsō-sē-ō-bī-ˈä-lə-jist, ˌsō-shē-\ noun
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E.O. Wilson will never get a prize for ants or sociobiology.
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Medical Definition of sociobiology
: the comparative study of the biological basis of social organization and behavior in animals and humans especially with regard to their genetic basis and evolutionary history
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