Origin of monogamic

First recorded in 1830–40; monogam(y) + -ic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for monogamic

Historical Examples of monogamic

  • What would that be likely to mean in respect to the monogamic family?

    The Family and it's Members

    Anna Garlin Spencer

  • Even when they maintain the letter of the monogamic code, they lose its spirit.

  • According to this the monogamic equilibrium is not seriously interfered with.

  • And he was introduced into the first stage of monogamic life, which he developed steadily and rapidly until he was freed.

    The Brothers' War

    John Calvin Reed

  • Sexual love is in its very nature restricted, circumscribed, monopolistic—in a word, monogamic.