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agamy

[ ag-uh-mee ]
/ ˈæg ə mi /
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noun

the absence of a rule dictating marriage choices within a social group.

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Origin of agamy

1790–1800; <Greek agamía, equivalent to ágam(os) (see agamic) + -ia-y3
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