Definition of biosocial in English:

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biosocial

Pronunciation: /ˌbʌɪəʊˈsəʊʃ(ə)l/

adjective

Relating to the interaction of biological and social factors.
Example sentences
  • It encompasses many different perspectives, including the more dominant biological and biosocial theories that are rooted in the behavioural sciences.
  • As with research on hormones, there is a dearth of empirical data to support or refute a biosocial interaction hypothesis of antisocial and violent behavior with respect to toxins, and further tests of this proposition are required.
  • In the last review of this area, only nine studies could be drawn on to illustrate biosocial interactions.

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