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digamy

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noun dig·a·my \ˈdi-gə-mē\

Definition of digamy

plural

digamies

  1. :  a second marriage after the termination of the first



Origin and Etymology of digamy

Late Latin digamia, from Late Greek, from Greek digamos married to two people, from di- + -gamos -gamous


First Known Use: 1635

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