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  • adverb In a polygynous manner.

Etymologies

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polygynous +‎ -ly

Examples

  • In fact, follow-up analyses among Ariaal men aged 40 and older revealed lower testosterone levels among polygynously married men compared with monogamously married men.

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  • However, contrary to expectations, married men with more than one wife (polygynously married men) had even lower levels of testosterone that the monogamously married men.

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  • [However], contrary to earlier findings ... polygynously married men did not show higher testosterone levels.

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  • Betzig points out that while powerful men throughout Western history have married monogamously (only one legal wife at a time), they have always mated polygynously (they had lovers, concubines, and female slaves).

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  • This pattern would repeat itself many times over the next several years, as nearly a dozen of the at least thirty-three women he web polygynously were already married.

    Yet another memoir excerpt—I call this one "Prophet Sharing"

  • This pattern would repeat itself many times over the next several years, as nearly a dozen of the at least thirty-three women he web polygynously were already married.

    Yet another memoir excerpt—I call this one "Prophet Sharing"

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