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Meaning of “sociology” - Learner’s Dictionary

sociology

noun [U]     /ˌsəʊʃiˈɒlədʒi/
the study of society and the relationship between people in societySubjects and disciplinesSociety - general words
sociologist     /ˌsəʊʃiˈɒlədʒɪst/ noun [C]
someone who studies sociologyOccupations and trades
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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