the practice or condition of having one husband at a time.
(of a female animal) the condition of having one mate at a time.
What term describes your relationship: polygyny, polyamory, monandry? Plus, what polygamy actually meansSex, marriage, and the law. Always complicated. That’s why there are so many words to describe how two people (sometimes more) live and love together. Like polygamy. Do you remember the 2007 arrest of Warren Jeffs, a religious leader and polygamist on charges involving multiple marriages and underage girls? The case, and polygamy, are back in the news. The Utah Supreme Court reversed the charges against …
- monarch butterfly,
Origin of monandry
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