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 (sō′sē-ō-kŭl′chər-əl, -shē-)
Of or involving both social and cultural factors.

so′ci·o·cul′tur·al·ly adv.
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(Sociology) sociol relating to both social and cultural issues
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(ˌsoʊ si oʊˈkʌl tʃər əl, ˌsoʊ ʃi-)

of, pertaining to, or signifying the combination or interaction of social and cultural elements.
so`ci•o•cul′tur•al•ly, adv.
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Adj.1.sociocultural - relating to both social and cultural matters
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[ˌsəʊsɪəʊˈkʌltʃərəl] ADJsociocultural
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