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Palimony

palimony n

[blend of pal and alimony ]
: a court-ordered allowance paid by one member of a couple formerly living together out of wedlock to the other not used technically


Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.