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1. The practice or condition of having a single sexual partner during a period of time.
a. The practice or condition of being married to only one person at a time.
b. The practice of marrying only once in a lifetime.
3. Zoology The condition of having only one mate during a breeding season or during the breeding life of a pair.
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|Adj.||1.||monogamous - (used of relationships and of individuals) having one mate; "monogamous marriage"; "monogamous for life"|
polygamous - having more than one mate at a time; used of relationships and individuals
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monogamous[mɒˈnɒgəməs] ADJ → monógamo
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
monogamous[məˈnɒgəməs] adj → monogame
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
adj → monogam
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
monogamous[mɒˈnɒgəməs] adj → monogamo/a
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