civil union definition

  • noun:
    • A legal union of a same-sex couple, sanctioned by a civil expert.
    • A legal union similar to relationship, established to allow comparable liberties to same-sex partners, and in some jurisdictions opposite-sex partners, as lovers in traditional marriages have actually.
    • a voluntary union forever (or until breakup) of person functions of the same sex
    • A legal union of a same-sex couple, sanctioned by a civil expert.
    • A legal union like wedding, established allowing comparable rights to same-sex couples, plus some jurisdictions opposite-sex couples, as partners in old-fashioned marriages have.
    • a voluntary union for a lifetime (or until separation and divorce) of adult parties of the same intercourse

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