intermarriage

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Intermarriage \In'ter*mar"riage\, noun Connection by marriage; reciprocal marriage; giving and taking in marriage, as between two families, tribes, races, castes, or nations.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

intermarriage

noun

1: marriage to a person belonging to a tribe or group other than your own as required by custom or law [syn: {exogamy}, {intermarriage}] [ant: {endogamy}, {inmarriage}, {intermarriage}]

2: marriage within one's own tribe or group as required by custom or law [syn: {endogamy}, {intermarriage}, {inmarriage}] [ant: {exogamy}, {intermarriage}]


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