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Definition of morganatic adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

morganatic

 adjective
adjective
NAmE//ˌmɔrɡəˈnæt̮ɪk//
 
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(of a marriage) in which the title or possessions of the partner who has higher social rank will not be passed on to the other partner, or to their children
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