OTHER WORDS FROM matrilocalmat·ri·lo·cal·i·ty, noun
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When the husband removes and lives in his wife's group the marriage is matrilocal; if the wife removes it is patrilocal.
I therefore propose to term the three types matrilocal, removal, and patrilocal marriages.
The extended family groupings in terms of matrilocal residence or centered around a sibling group are amorphous but flexible.Shoshone-Bannock Subsistence and Society|Robert F. Murphy
In such a case the marriage is called matrilocal; otherwise it is patrilocal.Anthropology|Robert Marett