Thesaurus / monogamous

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Monogamous marriage became, from the start, an object of material speculation.

Many savage tribes, like the Veddahs and the Andamanese, are monogamous, as are also a certain number of mammals and birds.

The Races of ManJoseph Deniker

Our longer period of immaturity gives us monogamous marriage and the permanent home.

The homeCharlotte Perkins Gilman

The monogamous family has indisputably been the civilizing unit of the pre-mechanical civilized state.

AnticipationsHerbert George Wells

The Igorrotes, or wild inhabitants of Luzon, though primitive in development, are monogamous.

Oriental WomenEdward Bagby Pollard

But Rome, in making the paterfamilias despotic, made him monogamous as well.

Partridges are monogamous; they pair early in the year, which union does not cease until the following spring.

Reptiles and BirdsLouis Figuier

Attempts to regulate it by the rules of a monogamous matrimonial code are absurd and impracticable.

The Mormons, who are descended from monogamous races, confirm the idea that polygamy is not a specific racial character.

There is no use talking to them about monogamous love, because all they understand is hypocrisy.

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