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conjugal

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adjective con·ju·gal \ˈkän-ji-gəl also kən-ˈjü-\

Simple Definition of conjugal

  • : relating to marriage or to a married couple

Full Definition of conjugal

  1. :  of or relating to the married state or to married persons and their relations :  connubial <conjugal happiness>

con·ju·gal·i·ty play \ˌkän-ji-ˈga-lə-tē, -jü-\ noun
con·ju·gal·ly play \ˈkän-ji-gə-lē also kən-ˈjü-\ adverb

Examples of conjugal

  1. <newlyweds still in a rapturous state of conjugal happiness>



Origin of conjugal

Middle French or Latin; Middle French, from Latin conjugalis, from conjug-, conjux husband, wife, from conjungere to join, unite in marriage


First Known Use: 1545


Medical Dictionary

conjugal

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adjective con·ju·gal \ˈkän-ji-gəl, kən-ˈjü-\

Medical Definition of conjugal

  1. :  of or relating to the married state or to married persons and their relations <conjugal happiness>

  2. con·ju·gal·ly \-gə-lē\play adverb






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