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exogamy

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noun ex·og·a·my \ek-ˈsä-gə-mē\

Definition of exogamy

plural ex·og·a·mies

  1. :  marriage outside of a specific group especially as required by custom or law

ex·og·a·mous play \ek-ˈsä-gə-məs\ or exo·gam·ic play \ˌek-sə-ˈga-mik\ adjective


1865

First Known Use of exogamy

1865


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exogamy

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noun ex·og·a·my \ek-ˈsäg-ə-mē\

Medical Definition of exogamy

plural ex·og·a·mies

  1. 1:  marriage outside of a specific group especially as required by custom or law

  2. 2:  sexual reproduction between individuals (as of a particular species) that are not closely related

  3. ex·og·a·mous \ek-ˈsäg-ə-məs\play or exo·gam·ic \ˌek-sə-ˈgam-ik\play adjective




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