Glossary

Glossary

For those words which may be unfamiliar.

Polyamorous, polyamory (poly)– A relationship style in which one is not limited to a single romantic/sexual/intimate partner at a time.  The word came from the idea of “many loves” and is often described as the opposite or an alternative to monogamy.

Polycule– A group of interconnected people whose relationships are intertwined (like our family).  The idea comes from a molecule with all of it’s atoms and bonds.