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dowry  dowery  dower  portion  tocher
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Money or property brought by a woman to her husband at marriage WordNet 3.0
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Money or property brought by a woman to her husband at marriage WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
A dowry is a payment, such as property or money, paid by the bride's family to the groom or his family at the time of marriage. Wikipedia
Money, goods, or estate that is given by bride's family to the groom at the time of marriage Wikidata
A gift from the groom to the bride given on the morning after the wedding night; traditionally this gift became her personal property. OmegaWiki
An amount paid by the parents of a bride to the groom and or his family. OmegaWiki
Property given by a groom directly to his bride at or before their wedding in order to legitimize the marriage; dowry. Wiktionary
Payment, such as property or money, paid by the bride's family to the groom or his family at the time of marriage. Wiktionary
The part of an estate given or falling to a child or heir; an inheritance. Wiktionary
Part of an estate given or falling to a child or heir. Wiktionary (translation)
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