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What is serial monogamy?

Serial monogamy is the practice of engaging in a relationship with one mate at a time, over an extended length of time. This monogamy occurs throughout a series of relationships. When one relationship with a single partner ends, the next relationship the person is involved in will also be exclusive, but with a new partner.

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