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bigamy

noun [U] uk   /ˈbɪɡ.ə.mi/ us  
the crime of marrying a person while already legally married to someone else: In court, he admitted that he had committed bigamy.
bigamist
noun [C] uk   /-mɪst/ us  
He was accused of being a bigamist.
bigamous
adjective uk   /-məs/ us  
a bigamous marriage
bigamously
adverb uk   /-məs.li/ us  
She has been married four times, once bigamously.
Translations of “bigamy”
in Spanish bigamia…
in French bigamie…
in German die Bigamie…
in Chinese (Traditional) 重婚罪…
in Chinese (Simplified) 重婚罪…
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