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concubinage (kɒnˈkjuːbɪnɪdʒ Pronunciation for concubinage



  1. cohabitation without legal marriage
  2. the state of living as a concubine

Example Sentences Including 'concubinage'

Polygamy and concubinage were both permitted though bound by strict rules aimed at protecting both the original wife and subsequent ones.
Rutherford, Ward Celtic Mythology


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