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Marriage 1. The act of marrying, or the state of being married; legal union of a man and a woman for life, as husband and... Read More


wedding Nuptial ceremony; nuptial festivities; marriage; nuptials. Simple and brief was the wedding, as that of ruth and of... Read More


Kindred 1. Relationship by birth or marriage; consanguinity; affinity; kin. Like her, of equal kindred to the throne.... Read More


Definition noun An extreme desire of marriage or being married. Supplement Individuals who experience gamomania have an... Read More


misogamy Aversion to marriage. Origin: G. Miseo, to hate, - gamos,... Read More


Definition noun, plural: consanguinities A relationship that arises from having a common ancestor;... Read More


What does imprinting mean? Have you watched the TV cartoon show “Tom and Jerry” with an episode of a duck and its... Read More


polygamy 1. The having of a plurality of wives or husbands at the same time; usually, the marriage of a man to more than one... Read More


Incest sexual activity between individuals so closely related that marriage is prohibited. Incest involving a child is a... Read More


sinew 1. (Science: anatomy) A tendon or tendonous tissue. See Tendon. 2. Muscle; nerve. 3. That which supplies strength or... Read More


phaenogamia (Science: botany) The class of flowering plants including all which have true flowers with distinct floral... Read More


spouse 1. A man or woman engaged or joined in wedlock; a married person, husband or wife. At last such grace I found, and... Read More

Overview of Chirology

Psychodiagnostic Chirology (PDC) is a comprehensive diagnostic discipline applied by professional behavioral specialists in... Read More


Adultery Origin: L. Adulterium. See Advoutry. 1. The unfaithfulness of a married person to the marriage bed; sexual... Read More


quarter 1. One of four equal parts into which anything is divided, or is regarded as divided; a fourth part or portion; as,... Read More


Avocation 1. A calling away; a diversion. Impulses to duty, and powerful avocations from sin. (South) 2. That which calls... Read More


Sacred 1. Set apart by solemn religious ceremony; especially, in a good sense, made holy; set apart to religious use;... Read More


settlement 1. The act of setting, or the state of being settled. Specifically: Establishment in life, in business,... Read More


resurrection 1. A rising again; the resumption of vigor. 2. Especially, the rising again from the dead; the resumption of... Read More


Declination 1. The act or state of bending downward; inclination; as, declination of the head. 2. The act or state of... Read More