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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An obsessive desire for making bizarre marriage proposals.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The condition of a pistil in which the ovaries are more or less completely united and the respective styles and stigmata remain free.
  • n. A form of insanity in which the sufferer often proposes marriage, despite impossible conditions.


From gamo- +‎ -mania. (Wiktionary)


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  • 1. In psychiatry, a morbid desire to marry.
    2. An urge to make outrageous or extravagant proposals of marriage.

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