Medical Dictionary


noun po·lyg·y·ny \pə-ˈlij-ə-nē\
plural po·lyg·y·nies

Medical Definition of POLYGYNY

:  the state or practice of having more than one wife or female mate at one time—compare polyandry, polygamy
po·lyg·y·nous \-nəs\ adjective


July 01, 2015
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