Dowry

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Definition

a dowry (for a marriage): a piece of property or money brought by a bride to her husband (for a marriage)
noun

Examples

  • "Wang Jewelry (Tianjin, formerly 'Ling Ling's Rings and Things', bought outright in 2002, given to Wang's son-in-law as a dowry."

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