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A marriage in which both partners agree that each is free to engage in extramarital sexual relationships.
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a marriage in which the partners are free to pursue their own social and sexual lives
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a marriage in which the partners are free to have sexual relationships with other persons.
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|Noun||1.||open marriage - a marriage in which each partner is free to enter into extraneous sexual relationships without guilt or jealousy from the other|
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