from The Century Dictionary.
- noun That form of polyandry in which a number of brothers have a wife in common.
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- noun A form of
polyandrywhere a woman is married to two or more brothers.
Marriagebetween a brother and a sister.
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From adelpho- + -gamy.
- (of muscles) draw towards a central axis. adductor, n. such a muscle. adelphogamy