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OTHER WORDS FROM exogamyex·og·a·mous [ek-sog-uh-muhs], /ɛkˈsɒg ə məs/, ex·o·gam·ic [ek-suh-gam-ik], /ˌɛk səˈgæm ɪk/, adjective
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Endogamy and exogamy do not form such an absolute contrast as at first sight might appear.The Sexual Question|August Forel
In its fundamental aspects it was proposed by MacLennan, the investigator who also gave us the word 'exogamy.'Elements of Folk Psychology|Wilhelm Wundt
But we never find totemism, with exogamy, just coming into existence.
Some of these explanations of totemism lack all connexion with exogamy so that the two institutions are entirely separated.Totem and Taboo|Sigmund Freud
This was exogamy, instituted for political purposes, to use the word "political" proleptically.