how to pronounce polygamy

/pəˈlɪɡəˌmiː/

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polygamy is pronounced in four syllables

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pəlɪɡəm

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An example use of polygamy in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… children's spouse or polygamy where …”

meanings of polygamy

noun:

  1. The condition of having more than one spouse or marriage partner at one time.
  2. Synonym of polygyny (“marriage of a man to more than one wife, the practice of having several wives at the same time").
  3. The state or habit of having more than one sexual mate.
  4. The condition or state of a plant which bears both perfect and unisexual flowers.

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