proxy marriage

noun

Definition of proxy marriage 

: a marriage celebrated in the absence of one of the contracting parties who is represented at the ceremony by a proxy

First Known Use of proxy marriage

1900, in the meaning defined above

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proxy marriage

noun

Legal Definition of proxy marriage 

: a marriage performed in the absence of either party to a marriage who authorizes a proxy to represent him or her at the ceremony

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