Definition of Hypogamy
- Plural: hypogamies
- A hypogamic marriage does not follow the marriage gradient.
- Hypogamy is the opposite of hypergamy.
- A type of heterogamy.
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- Word origin of “hypogamy” – Online Etymology Dictionary: etymonline.com
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ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2017. “hypogamy.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved April 19, 2021 (https://sociologydictionary.org/hypogamy/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
hypogamy. (2017). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/hypogamy/
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