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extramarital

[ek-struh-mar-i-tl] /ˌɛk strəˈmær ɪ tl/
adjective
1.
pertaining to sexual relations with someone other than one's spouse:
extramarital affairs.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; extra- + marital
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British Dictionary definitions for extra marital

extramarital

/ˌɛkstrəˈmærɪtəl/
adjective
1.
(esp of sexual relations) occurring outside marriage
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Word Origin and History for extra marital

extramarital

adj.

by 1844, from extra- + marital.

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