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Polygamic vs. Polygamous

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Polygamicadjective

polygamous

Polygamousadjective

Of, relating to, or practicing polygamy.

‘That Mormon community no longer practises polygamous relationships.’;

Polygamousadjective

(botany) Exhibiting polygamy.

Polygamousadjective

Of or pertaining to polygamy; characterized by, or involving, polygamy; having a plurality of wives; as, polygamous marriages; - opposed to monogamous.

Polygamousadjective

Pairing with more than one female.

‘Most deer, cattle, and sheep are polygamous.’;

Polygamousadjective

Belonging to the Polygamia; bearing both hermaphrodite and unisexual flowers on the same plant.

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Polygamousadjective

having more than one mate at a time; used of relationships and individuals

Polygamousadjective

having several forms of gametoecia on the same plant

Polygamousadjective

relating to or involving polygamy

‘polygamous societies’;

Polygamousadjective

(of an animal) typically having more than one mate.

Polygamousadjective

(of a plant) bearing some flowers with stamens only, some with pistils only, and some with both, on the same or different plants.

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