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Meaning of “mate for life” in the English Dictionary

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mate for life

If ​animals mate for ​life, they ​keep the same ​sexualpartner for ​theirwholelife.
(Definition of mate for life from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mate for life”
in Chinese (Simplified) (动物)终生保持同一配偶…
in Chinese (Traditional) (動物)終生保持同一配偶…
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