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Definition 1: an organization regarded as part of a larger social group - [noun denoting group]

Samples where social unit or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the coach said the offensive unit did a good job
  • after the battle the soldier had trouble rejoining his unit

Synonyms for social unit in the sense of this definition

(social unit is a kind of ...) a group of people who work together

(... is a kind of social unit ) a unit of 8 to 10 cub scouts

(... is a kind of social unit ) an organized group of workmen

(... is a kind of social unit ) a group of people (often temporary) having a common purpose

"they were a winning combination"

(... is a kind of social unit ) the men and women who man a vehicle (ship, aircraft, etc.)

(... is a kind of social unit ) a unit of Girl or Boy Scouts

(... is a kind of social unit ) any cohesive unit such as a military company

(... is a kind of social unit ) a subversive group that supports the enemy and engages in espionage or sabotage; an enemy in your midst

(... is a kind of social unit ) a unit with political responsibilities

(... is a kind of social unit ) one of two or more contesting groups

"the Confederate side was prepared to attack"

(... is a kind of social unit ) a cooperative unit (especially in sports)

(... is a kind of social unit ) a semipermanent unit created to carry out a continuing task

(... is a kind of social unit ) a local unit of the Ku Klux Klan

(... is a kind of social unit ) a unit with administrative responsibilities

(... is a kind of social unit ) a unit of firefighters including their equipment

"a hook-and-ladder company"

(... is a kind of social unit ) a social unit living together

"he moved his family to Virginia" "It was a good Christian household" "I waited until the whole house was asleep" "the teacher asked how many people made up his home" "the family refused to accept his will"

(... is a kind of social unit ) the part of a post office that handles mail for persons who call for it

(... is a kind of social unit ) a subsidiary organ of government created for a special purpose

"are the judicial instrumentalities of local governments adequate?" "he studied the French instrumentalities for law enforcement"

(... is a kind of social unit ) a hospital unit staffed and equipped to provide intensive care

(... is a kind of social unit ) an organization that is a member of another organization (especially a state that belongs to a group of nations)

"the library was a member of the interlibrary loan association" "Canada is a member of the United Nations"

(... is a kind of social unit ) a unit that is part of some military service

"he sent Caesar a force of six thousand men"

(... is a kind of social unit ) a group of people working together temporarily until some goal is achieved

"the working group was supposed to report back in two weeks"

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