OTHER WORDS FROM endogamyen·dog·a·mous [en-dog-uh-muhs], /ɛnˈdɒg ə məs/, en·do·gam·ic [en-doh-gam-ik], /ˌɛn doʊˈgæm ɪk/, adjective
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How to use endogamy in a sentence
Limited exogamy with direct maternal or paternal descent, accordingly, means a reapproach to endogamy.Elements of Folk Psychology|Wilhelm Wundt
Natural selection has determined that exogamy produces fitter progeny than endogamy.The Kempton-Wace Letters|Jack London
There is no antithesis between endogamy and exogamy; no exogamous "tribes" have been found up to the present time.The Origin of the Family Private Property and the State|Frederick Engels
Endogamy and exogamy are forms of the mores in which one of these policies has been adopted to the exclusion of the other.
The captured wife was also a trophy, and the play of this fact on vanity would always tend to disintegrate the system of endogamy.