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monogamy

noun [U] uk   /məˈnɒɡ.ə.mi/ us    /məˈnɑː.ɡə-/
the fact or custom of having a sexual relationship or marriage with only one other person at a time Marriage, cohabitation and other relationships
monogamous
adjective uk   /-məs/ us  
a monogamous relationshipMarriage, cohabitation and other relationships
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