Meaning of “sociology” - Learner’s Dictionary

sociology

noun [ U ] uk us /ˌsəʊʃiˈɒlədʒi/

the study of society and the relationship between people in society

sociologist uk us /ˌsəʊʃiˈɒlədʒɪst/ noun [ C ]

someone who studies sociology

(Definition of “sociology” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)