- The definition of psychosocial is relating to the combination of psychological and social behavior.
An example of psychosocial is the nature of a study that examines the relationship between a person's fears and how he relates to others in a social setting.
psychosocial definition by Webster's New World
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of or pertaining to the psychological development of the individual in relation to his or her social environment
psychosocial definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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Involving aspects of social and psychological behavior: a child's psychosocial development.
- psyˌcho·soˈcial·ly adverb
psychosocial - Medical Definition
Involving aspects of both social and psychological behavior.