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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Having more than one husband at a time.

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  • Comment Good news for fans of polyandry, which is the practice ...
  • In a situation like this, it is doubtful that any solution would be better than polyandry, which is, after all, an optional solution.
  • But in fact “polygamy” means having more than one spouse at a time, including both polygyny and polyandry, which is having more than one male spouse at a time.
  • You misuse words such as "polyandry" and "accost"; is it ignorance, or a desire to mislead? for more
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