English noun: social unit
|1.||social unit (group) an organization regarded as part of a larger social group|
|Samples||The coach said the offensive unit did a good job.|
After the battle the soldier had trouble rejoining his unit.
|Broader (hypernym)||organisation, organization|
|Narrower (hyponym)||administrative body, administrative unit, combination, company, crew, crew, den, family, fifth column, force, gang, general delivery, home, house, household, ICU, instrumentality, intensive care unit, klavern, member, menage, military force, military group, military unit, outfit, political entity, political unit, poste restante, scout group, scout troop, side, squad, task force, team, Trojan horse, troop, work party, working group, working party|