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concubinage (s) (noun), concubinages (pl)
1. The state of cohabiting or living together as man and wife while not married: Mona and Jim decided to live together in concubinage instead of having a legal marriage.
2. Being a mistress in some polygamous societies: Glenda's sister was living in concubinage with Jeff, the rich farmer.
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