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noun [uncountable] sociology pronunciation in American English /ˌsoʊʃiˈɑlədʒi/
  1. the scientific study of society, the way that it is organized, and the way that people behave in relation to each other

    a degree in sociology and politics

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sociological

 sociology pronunciation in American English /ˌsoʊʃiəˈlɑdʒɪk(ə)l/ adjective

sociologist

 sociology pronunciation in American English noun [countable]
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