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  • adj. Having many styles; belonging to the order Polygynia; polygynian.
  • adj. Having more than one female as wife or mate; practicing polygyny.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, having many styles; belonging to the order Polygynia.
  • Polygamous, as a male; having more than one female as wife or mate.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having more than one wife at a time

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