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life partner

one member of a monogamous relationship. Unabridged
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  • Many people aren't so lucky in particular those that can't find a life partner at all.
  • Losing a life partner or two could happen to anyone, but going through seven requires some effort.
  • Once matchmaking starts, they may be expected to choose a life partner after only a brief courtship.
  • The allowance is suspended if the survivor is cohabiting with a life partner.
British Dictionary definitions for life partner

life partner

either member of a couple in a long-term relationship
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