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English definition of “social”

social

noun [C]     /ˈsəʊ.ʃəl/ US  /ˈsoʊ-/ old-fashioned
an occasion when the members of a group or organization meet informally to enjoy themselves: a church socialCelebrations, parties and special occasionsSpecific holidays and festivals
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