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mo·nog·y·ny

 (mə-nŏj′ə-nē)
n.
1. The practice or condition of having only one wife at a time.
2. Zoology
a. A mating pattern in which a male mates with one female in a single breeding season.
b. The condition of having only one queen. Used of an insect colony.

mo·nog′y·nist n.
mo·nog′y·nous adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.monogynous - having one head or chief wife at a time (along with concubines)monogynous - having one head or chief wife at a time (along with concubines)
monogamous - (used of relationships and of individuals) having one mate; "monogamous marriage"; "monogamous for life"