bureaugamous etymology

English word bureaugamous comes from English bureau, English -gamous

Detailed word origin of bureaugamous

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
bureau English (eng) (US) A chest of drawers for clothes.. (chiefly, British) A desk, usually with a cover and compartments that are located above the level of the writing surface rather than underneath, and often used for storing papers.. An administrative unit of government; office.. An office (room where clerical or professional duties are performed).. An organization or office for collecting or providing [...]
-gamous English (eng) Having the specified form of reproduction, or reproductive organs.. Having the specified number or form of marriage.
bureaugamous English (eng) Married (literally or metaphorically) to a bureaucracy.

Words with the same origin as bureaugamous

Descendants of -gamous
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