Definitions of socialisation
  1. noun
    the adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding culture
    synonyms: acculturation, enculturation, socialization
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    socialization through training and education to develop one's mind or manners
    breeding, bringing up, fosterage, fostering, nurture, raising, rearing, upbringing
    helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community
    type of:
    social control
    control exerted (actively or passively) by group action
  2. noun
    the act of meeting for social purposes
    synonyms: socialising, socialization, socializing
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    type of:
    coming together, meeting
    the social act of assembling for some common purpose
  3. noun
    the action of establishing on a socialist basis
    synonyms: socialization
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    type of:
    group action
    action taken by a group of people
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