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dowry
used in The Merry Wives of Windsor

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Definition
in some societies, money or property given by a woman's family to the husband at marriage

or less formally: money or property a bride brings to a marriage
  • Will you, upon good dowry, marry her?
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — Windsor; and the neighbourhood (76% in)

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