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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The practice of being married to more than one person at the same time.

Usage examples (29)
  • polygamy has been practiced in many societies for thousands of years.
  • It appears that polygamy is rare, except among the chiefs.
  • And, unfortunately, polygamy is still illegal in her state.
  • Therefore, polygamy is legal in Saskatchewan as is Polyandry. for more
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