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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Endogamy specific to ethnicity; the social practice of marriage restricted to one's own ethnicity.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A form of marriage confined to the consanguineal group, with absence of captive or purchase ceremonies: a form of endogamy without any vestige of intertribal marriages.


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