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Definition of Social group

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group of people which go out together and meet at social functions
Social group Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. people sharing some social relation
(hypernym) group, grouping
(hyponym) society
Social group Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
In the social sciences a social group has been defined as two or more people who interact with one another, share similar characteristics and collectively have a sense of . Other theorists, however, are a wary of definitions which stress the importance of interdependence or objective similarity. Instead, for researchers in the social identity tradition "a group is defined in terms of those who identify themselves as members of the group". Regardless, social groups come in a myriad of sizes and varieties. For example, a society can be viewed as a large social group.

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