Monogamy

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MONOGAMY. A marriage contracted between one man and one woman, in exclusion of all the rest of mankind; it is used in opposition to bigamy and polygamy. (q.v.) Wolff, Dr. de la Nat. Sec. 857. The state of having only one husband or one wife at one time.

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Monogamously married people are saying, "I'm getting infected.
elegantalis copulates monogamously, more vigorous males have a faster answer to the sexual pheromone released by females, thus functioning as a process of natural selection.
Individual husbands are unlikely to produce as many offspring as they would or could have had they married monogamously.
One study showed that children of never-married and formerly-married mothers have significantly higher probabilities of polio dropout and acute under nutrition than those of monogamously married mothers (8).
If it is true then that most of the Talmudic and Midrashic material suggests a clear preference for monogamy, and if, as the evidence suggests, most Jews were in fact living monogamously, why do the Talmuds contain so much legal material about polygamy?
Ten 8-week-old sibling pairs of male (150-225 g) and female (100-200 g) Lewis (LEW/SsNHsd) rats were purchased from Harian Laboratories and mated monogamously to generate the foundation colony in our animal facility.
We collected information about respondents' age, education (completed high school/at least some college), sexual orientation (gay/bisexual/heterosexual), ethnic and racial identities, coded into four categories--White, Black (African, Afro-Caribbean and Black-Canadian), Asian (South Asian, East Asian, and Southeast Asian), and Other (mixed, Aboriginal, Middle Eastern, Pacific Islander, Hispanic/Latino), current relationship status (single, monogamously coupled, non-monogamously coupled), HIV status (positive/negative/unknown).
By engaging in a relationship with a married (or monogamously coupled) man, the other woman can keep her needs central to the situation, get the good parts without having to put up with the bad, and manoeuvre the tryst in a way that facilitates her own personal and sexual liberation.
The law later states that those entertaining unlawful marriages shall be married monogamously, and any such person living with several husbands or wives must first distribute common property equally among those spouses.
By simply comparing the sexual act of one monogamously committed couple with another, the comparison shows little in the way of moral difference.
With abandon, Writer declares his polyamorous right to love architecture, sculpture, photography, and painting equally alongside the ceramic work with which he seemed monogamously involved for so long.