"monogyny" meaning in All languages combined

See monogyny on Wiktionary

Noun [English]

IPA: /məˈnɒdʒɪnɪ/
Etymology: From mono- + -gyny. Etymology templates: {{affix|en|mono-|-gyny}} mono- + -gyny Head templates: {{en-noun|-}} monogyny (uncountable)
  1. The practice of having one wife at a time Tags: uncountable
    Sense id: monogyny-en-noun-p7T79rM2
  2. The condition in ants of having only one queen at a time Tags: uncountable Categories (lifeform): Ants
    Sense id: monogyny-en-noun-ViKlxAqJ Disambiguation of Ants: 15 85
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Related terms: monogynist, monoandry, polyandry

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This page is a part of the kaikki.org machine-readable All languages combined dictionary. This dictionary is based on structured data extracted on 2022-08-11 from the enwiktionary dump dated 2022-08-01 using wiktextract.

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