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pair–bond

noun \-ˌbänd\

Definition of PAIR-BOND

:  a monogamous relationship
pair–bond·ing noun

First Known Use of PAIR-BOND

1940

pair–bond

noun \ˈpa(ə)r-ˌbänd, ˈpe(ə)r-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PAIR–BOND

:  an exclusive union with a single mate at any one time :  a monogamous relationship
pair–bond·ing noun

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