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deuterogamy

[ doo-tuh-rog-uh-mee, dyoo- ]
/ ˌdu təˈrɒg ə mi, ˌdyu- /
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noun
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Origin of deuterogamy

First recorded in 1650–60, deuterogamy is from the Greek word deuterogamía a second marriage. See deutero-, -gamy

OTHER WORDS FROM deuterogamy

deu·ter·og·a·mist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for deuterogamy

deuterogamy
/ (ˌdjuːtəˈrɒɡəmɪ) /

noun
another word for digamy

Derived forms of deuterogamy

deuterogamist, noun
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