Word Origin and History for polyandria
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Examples from the Web for polyandria
It is a case of polyandria which we see realized in the Scalpellum.Animal Parasites and Messmates
P. J. Van Beneden
One of these, in certain countries where polyandria prevails, is the law of succession to property.
Again—the marriage of the widow with the surviving brother of her husband, is polyandria under another form.
Still, the facts of the Tibetan polyandria require further investigation.
Sugar Apple, annona squamosa, another genus of the polygynia order, polyandria class.