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intermarry

verb
     
Related topics: Anthropology, Family
in‧ter‧mar‧ry past tense and past participle intermarried, present participle intermarrying, third person singular intermarries [intransitive]
1SA if people from two social, racial, or religious groups intermarry, people from one group marry people from the other
intermarry with
Over the centuries these Greeks intermarried with the natives.
2SSF to marry someone within your own group or family:
It is not unusual for royal cousins to intermarry.
intermarriage noun [uncountable and countable]

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