Meaning of “monogamy” in the English Dictionary

"monogamy" in British English

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monogamynoun [ U ]

uk /məˈnɒɡ.ə.mi/ us /məˈnɑː.ɡə.mi/

the fact or custom of having a sexual relationship or marriage with only one other person at a time

monogamous
adjective uk /məˈnɒɡ.ə.məs/ us /məˈnɑː.ɡə.məs/

a monogamous relationship

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

"monogamy" in American English

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monogamynoun [ U ]

us /məˈnɑɡ·ə·mi/

the condition or custom of being married to only one person at a time or of having only one sexual partner

monogamous
adjective us /məˈnɑɡ·ə·məs/

a monogamous relationship

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