polyamorous

[ pol-ee-am-er-uhs ]
/ ˌpɒl iˈæm ər əs /

adjective

noting or relating to polyamory, the practice or condition of participating simultaneously in more than one serious romantic or sexual relationship with the knowledge and consent of all partners.

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Origin of polyamorous

First recorded in 1990–95; poly- + amorous
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