contubernal

adjective
con·​tu·​ber·​nal | \ kən‧ˈt(y)übə(r)nᵊl \

Definition of contubernal

: living together : intimate

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History and Etymology for contubernal

Latin contubernalis tentmate, from com- + -tubernalis (from taberna hut, booth + -alis -al)

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“Contubernal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/contubernal. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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