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sociology

noun [U]  us   /ˌsoʊ·siˈɑl·ə·dʒi/
the study of human societies
sociologist
noun [C]  us   /ˌsoʊ·siˈɑl·ə·dʒəst/
He trained as a sociologist at the university.
Translations of “sociology”
in Arabic عِلم الاجتِماع…
in Korean 사회학…
in Malaysian sosiologi…
in Turkish toplumbilim, sosyoloji…
in Italian sociologia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 社會學,社會關係研究…
in Russian социология…
in Polish socjologia…
in Vietnamese xã hội học…
in Spanish Socioogía…
in Portuguese sociologia…
in Thai สังคมวิทยา…
in Catalan sociologia…
in Japanese 社会学…
in Indonesian sosiologi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 社会学,社会关系研究…
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