Definition of sociotechnic in English:

sociotechnic

Pronunciation /ˌsəʊʃ(ɪ)əʊˈtɛknɪk/ /ˌsəʊsɪəʊˈtɛknɪk/

adjective

  • 2Archaeology
    (of an artefact or its function) relating to or used in social contexts; opposed to technomic.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in American Journal of Sociology.