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social

1. relating to or engaged in social services
2. (esp of certain species of insects) living together in organized colonies
3. (of plant species) growing in clumps, usually over a wide area

social

  1. (of certain species of insects and some animal species, including humankind) living together in organized colonies or groups.
  2. pertaining to human society and/or to human interaction in organizations, groups.

social

Pertaining to a group, community or the public. A hot buzzword applied to many products, social implies being able to easily find and share comments and content with others who are related to you in some manner (friends, colleagues, community, etc.). See social network and social networking site.
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Father Jerome Secillano, executive secretary of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines Public Affairs Committee, said being socially aware means being more conscious of what is happening around them.
Is there any significant difference in socially shared regulation frequency between the experimental and control groups?
The effective rate of return to the socially conscious attorney is thus diminished by lowered fees to stay competitive, time and money spent advertising, and time and money campaigning for work at social functions.
The economic crisis fueled the rise of the socially responsible economy, which aims to set up an alternative method of production.
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Global Banking News-August 9, 2013--Carney urges banks to be socially useful(C)2013 ENPublishing - http://www.
Such socially conscious consumers consult social media when making purchasing decisions, and the causes they are most concerned about are environmental sustainability, improvements to science, technology, engineering and math education, and the eradication of extreme poverty and hunger.
Washington, Sep 22 (ANI): Naturally occurring hormone oxytocin-the so-called cuddle chemical-selectively improves social cognitive abilities for less socially proficient individuals, but has little effect on those who are more socially proficient, according to researchers at Mount Sinai School of Medicine.
Yet they were consistently denied the socially responsible label, something that bothered Ahrens.
Republicans had convinced themselves that socially conservative "values voters" were the key to maintaining and extending their power.
By integrating clients' savings, investment, philanthropic and tax strategies with socially responsible values, these green financial advisors are helping to leverage hundreds of millions of dollars for worthy causes every year in the U.
These data support the notion that service-learning is an effective strategy to engage undergraduates intellectually and socially during their first year in college.

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