Deuterogamy meaning

do͝otə-rŏgə-mē, dyo͝o-
Remarriage after the death or divorce of one's first husband or wife.
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A marriage after the death or divorce of the first spouse.
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A second marriage, after the death of the first husband or wife; in distinction from bigamy, as defined in the old canon law.

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Origin of deuterogamy

  • Ancient Greek second + wedding, marriage. From deutero- +‎ -gamy

    From Wiktionary