polygamous

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polygamous

[pə′lig·ə·məs]
(botany)
Having both perfect and imperfect flowers on the same plant.
(vertebrate zoology)
Having more than one mate at one time.
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(253) In the decades following Lim, Canadian courts have shown a willingness to afford polygamously married immigrant women the benefits of divorce.
For example, while some women continue to marry polygamously, others insist on remaining their husband's sole spouse.
By marrying its assertive DIY philosophy, polygamously, with political commitment and intellectual rigorousness, defunkt has achieved a high reputation for interpretive savvy--whether in peopling the skewed, fruited plains of Wellman's America or uncovering the bleak beauty in Sarah Kane's Jacobean landscapes.
Indeed, he married, polygamously, three 'barbarians'--the daughter of a Sogdian warlord and two Persian royal women--and encouraged his closest companions to take foreign wives too.