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same-sex marriage

Syllabification: same-sex mar·riage

Definition of same-sex marriage in English:

noun

Marriage between partners of the same sex (as recognized in some jurisdictions).
Example sentences
  • Voters in Maine, Maryland and Washington State became the first to approve same-sex marriage at the ballot box rather than through courts or legislatures.
  • In November, Spain's highest court upheld a law legalising same-sex marriage brought in by the socialist government of Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero.
  • His comments were seized on by supporters and opponents of same-sex marriage.

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