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Definition of Social


  1. Of or pertaining to society; relating to men living in society, or to the public as an aggregate body; as, social interest or concerns; social pleasure; social benefits; social happiness; social duties.
  2. Ready or disposed to mix in friendly converse; companionable; sociable; as, a social person.
  3. Consisting in union or mutual intercourse.
  4. Naturally growing in groups or masses; -- said of many individual plants of the same species.
  5. Living in communities consisting of males, females, and neuters, as do ants and most bees.
  6. Forming compound groups or colonies by budding from basal processes or stolons; as, the social ascidians.
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Social Translations

social in Afrikaans is sosiaal
social in Danish is social
social in Dutch is sociaal, maatschappelijk
social in French is sociale
social in German is sozial, gesellig
social in Italian is sociale, socievole
social in Spanish is sociable, socian, tertulia