monogamous

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  • Other forms of marriage are also present, like group marriage and monogamous marriage.
  • Over several years the species turns to being monogamous, having only one queen and one king.
  • Social groups are made up of a monogamous pair and one or two of its young.
  • In the monogamous family much greater attention can be given to the training of children by both parents. Cited from Sociology and Modern Social Problems, C.A. Ellwood
  • They were also thought to be monogamous throughout their long lives.
  • The desire to control property brought about monogamous marriage and family.
  • She states that aside from their on-screen work, their relationship is monogamous.
  • What ancient nation, as the same author asks, can be named that was originally monogamous? Cited from The Descent of Man, by Charles Darwin
  • They are probably monogamous, and display for a few weeks after arrival.
  • They are thought to mostly be monogamous and defend a territory against others of the same species.
  • This species is monogamous, and the established pair will usually stay together as long as they both survive.
  • But within doors that home life may be regarded as naturally monogamous. Cited from Getting Married, by George Bernard Shaw
  • The species is monogamous and the pair bond is long term, sometimes for life.
  • However, members of a monogamous pair spend little time together and limited in social interaction.
  • They are monogamous, and most couples stay together all of their lives.
  • Marriage in its permanent monogamous form will be maintained because the great majority of women and men want it to be maintained. Cited from Women's Wild Oats, by C. Gasquoine Hartley
  • During his trial it became known that the two were part of a monogamous homosexual relationship.
  • They are generally monogamous, although cooperative breeding has been observed in some species.
  • Bird calls are also known to continue after pair formation in several socially monogamous bird species.
  • Michael argued that the act was beautiful if the sex was monogamous.
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Meaning of monogamous

  • adjective (used of relationships and of individuals) having one mate
    monogamous marriage, monogamous for life