Meaning of “bigamy” in the English Dictionary

"bigamy" in British English

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bigamynoun [ U ]

uk /ˈbɪɡ.ə.mi/ us /ˈbɪɡ.ə.mi/
bigamist
noun [ C ] uk /ˈbɪɡ.ə.mɪst/ us /ˈbɪɡ.ə.mɪst/

He was accused of being a bigamist.
bigamous
adjective uk /ˈbɪɡ.ə.məs/ us /ˈbɪɡ.ə.məs/

a bigamous marriage
bigamously
adverb uk /ˈbɪɡ.məs.li/ us /ˈbɪɡ.məs.li/

She has been married four times, once bigamously.

(Definition of “bigamy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bigamy" in American English

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bigamynoun [ U ]

us /ˈbɪɡ·ə·mi/

the act of marrying a person while already legally married to someone else

(Definition of “bigamy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)