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bigamy
used in Moby Dick

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having two spouses at the same time
  • In their gamesome but still serious way, one whispers to the other—"Jack, he's robbed a widow;" or, "Joe, do you mark him; he's a bigamist;" or, "Harry lad, I guess he's the adulterer that broke jail in old Gomorrah, or belike, one of the missing murderers from Sodom."
    Chapters 7-9 -- The Chapel; The Pulpit; The Sermon (53% in)

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