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ethnomethodology

n. the analysis of the underlying conventions and systems of meaning that people use to make sense of commonplace social interactions and experiences. [introduced by U.S. sociologist Harold Garfinkel (1917–2011)] —ethnomethodological adj. —ethnomethodologist n.

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W

W

1. symbol for the coefficient of concordance.

2. symbol for the statistic obtained from the Wilcoxon rank-sum test.