soc

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Noun[edit]

soc (plural socs)

  1. (slang, uncountable) Sociology or social science
  2. (slang, countable) upper class youth
    • 1967, S. E. Hinton, The Outsiders, page 2:
      We get jumped by the Socs. I'm not sure how you spell it, but it's the abbreviation for the Socials, the jet set, the West-side rich kids.
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Noun[edit]

soc

  1. (UK, law, obsolete) The lord's power or privilege of holding a court in a district, as in manor or lordship; jurisdiction of causes, and the limits of that jurisdiction.
  2. (UK, obsolete) Liberty or privilege of tenants excused from customary burdens.
  3. (UK, obsolete) An exclusive privilege formerly claimed by millers of grinding all the corn used within the manor or township in which the mill stands.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin soccus.

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soc m (plural socs)

  1. (plough-)share

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Rafsi[edit]

soc

  1. rafsi of sorcu.

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *sukkaz, whence also Old English socc, Old Norse sokkr, from Latin soccus

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soc m

  1. sock

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sabūcus, variant of sambūcus

Noun[edit]

soc m (plural soci)

  1. elder (the plant)

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