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Definition 1: the adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding culture - [noun denoting act]

Samples where socialisation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the socialization of children to the norms of their culture

Synonyms for socialisation in the sense of this definition

(socialisation is a kind of ...) control exerted (actively or passively) by group action

(... is a kind of socialisation ) socialization through training and education to develop one's mind or manners

"her cultivation was remarkable"

(... is a kind of socialisation ) helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community

"they debated whether nature or nurture was more important"

Definition 2: the act of meeting for social purposes - [noun denoting act]

Samples where socialisation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • there was too much socialization with the enlisted men

Synonyms for socialisation in the sense of this definition

(socialisation is a kind of ...) the social act of assembling for some common purpose

"his meeting with the salesmen was the high point of his day" "the lovers met discreetly for the purposes of sexual congress"

Definition 3: the action of establishing on a socialist basis - [noun denoting act]

Samples where socialisation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the socialization of medical services

Synonyms for socialisation in the sense of this definition

(socialisation is a kind of ...) action taken by a group of people

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