subsocial

adjective
sub·​so·​cial | \ˌsəb-ˈsō-shəl \

Definition of subsocial 

: incompletely social especially : tending to associate gregariously but lacking fixed or complex social organization subsocial insects

First Known Use of subsocial

circa 1909, in the meaning defined above

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