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psychosocial

 [si″ko-so´shal]
pertaining to or involving both psychic and social aspects.

psy·cho·so·cial

(sī'kō-sō'shăl),
Involving both psychological and social aspects; for example, age, education, marital and related aspects of a person's history.

psychosocial

/psy·cho·so·cial/ (si″ko-so´shul) pertaining to or involving both psychic and social aspects.

psychosocial

(sī′kō-sō′shəl)
adj.
Involving aspects of social and psychological behavior: a child's psychosocial development.

psy′cho·so′cial·ly adv.

psychosocial

[-sō′shəl]
Etymology: Gk, psyche + L, socialis, partners
pertaining to a combination of psychological and social factors.

psychosocial

adjective Referring to a person’s psychological development in, and interaction with, a social environment.

psy·cho·so·cial

(sī'kō-sō'shăl)
Involving both psychological and social aspects, e.g., age, education, marital history.

Psychosocial

A term referring to the mind's ability to, consciously or unconsciously, adjust and relate the body to its social environment.
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About one-third to one-half of people with chronic depression respond to medication, but don't get better psychosocially.
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