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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Money or property brought by a woman to her husband at marriage.

Usage examples (34)
  • He was a relatively impoverished count who could provide little dowry for his daughters.
  • In my village, a girl without a dowry was a dead one.
  • Part of the dowry was the Port of Bombay in India …. '
  • Part of the dowry was the Port of Bombay in India .... ' for more
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