sociodrama[sōˌsē-ō-dräˈmə, -drămˈə -shē-]
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- A psychotherapeutic technique that utilizes dramatization and role-playing to identify and remedy intergroup problems and conflicts.
- A dramatization in which this technique is employed.
Origin: socio- + (psycho)drama.