sociometry

noun so·ci·om·e·try \ ˌsō-sē-ō-ˈä-mə-trē , ˌsō-shē- \

Definition of sociometry

: the study and measurement of interpersonal relationships in a group of people

sociometric

play \ˌsō-sē-ə-ˈme-trik, ˌsō-shē-\ adjective

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sociometry

noun so·ci·om·e·try \ ˌsō-sē-ˈäm-ə-trē , ˌsō-shē- \

medical Definition of sociometry

plural sociometries
: the study and measurement of interpersonal relationships in a group of people

sociometric

play \ˌsō-sē-ə-ˈme-trik, ˌsō-shē-\ adjective

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