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a.1.Pertaining to, or characterized by, polyandry; mating with several males.
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An analysis of the captures in the channel during the migration shows that over the entire period males and females migrated, as would be expected in a species where the females are polyandric (Zonneveld 1992).
Their polyandric marriage, which shocked the people present (MBh 1,197,27-29; Hopkins 1889: 298f.
These Iranians brought with them their own traditions, such as polyandric marriage, circular yurt-like houses, and funeral customs including exposure and megalithic burial.