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(ˌpɒl iˈæn drɪst, ˈpɒl iˌæn-)

a woman who practices or favors polyandry.
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Noun1.polyandrist - a woman with two or more husbands
polygamist - someone who is married to two or more people at the same time
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Then this so sweet maid is a polyandrist, and me, with my poor wife dead to me, but alive by Church's law, though no wits, all gone, even I, who am faithful husband to this now-no-wife, am bigamist."