Meaning of “social network” in the English Dictionary

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"social network" in British English

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social networknoun [ C ]

uk /ˌsəʊ.ʃəl ˈnet.wɜːk/ us /ˌsoʊ.ʃəl ˈnet.wɝːk/

a website or computer program that allows people to communicate and share information on the internet using a computer or mobile phone:

We teach children how to deal with cyberbullying and the safe use of chat rooms and social networks.

the different groups of people that you know:

Students graduating from high school have social networks they've been building for twelve years.

(Definition of “social network” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)