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the state of being united as husband and wife

the act or ceremony by which two people become husband and wife

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The Queen, as Supreme Governor of the Church and Defender of the Faith, could not trip lightly to the civil wedding of two people who conducted a very public and adulterous affair.
The zoo said it is opening its doors for civil weddings ceremonies to attract new visitors and generate more income.
Princes William and Harry and Mrs Parker Bowles's children, Tom and Laura, will be at the April 8 civil wedding in the Guildhall at Windsor.
Changes to civil wedding laws now allow marriages to be conducted almost anywhere enabling couples to have a big event at just about any location.
TWO newly-elected councillors have announced that they are gay lovers and would like to hold a civil wedding ceremony in the council chamber.
Paphos Mayor, Savvas Vergas said: "We believe many Israelis will visit Paphos this year not only for their holidays, but also for their civil wedding ceremonies.
the chapel, which dates back to the mid-1800s, will be used for civil wedding ceremonies with the new function room available for receptions.
SHARON RUSSELL and Tom Keaveney are the first couple to be married in a civil wedding at Coventry's Ricoh Arena.
Clarence House official picture of the Prince of Wales and his new bride Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, with their families (from left, back row Prince Harry, Prince William, Tom and Laura Parker Bowles (from left, front row) The Duke of Edinburgh, The Queen and Camilla's father Major Bruce Shand, in the White Drawing Room at Windsor Castle; Charles and Camilla meet well-wishers at Crathie Parish Church in their first public engagement since becoming husband and wife; The Prince of Wales and Camilla Parker Bowles leave the Guildhall in Windsor, after their civil wedding ceremony; The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall outside St George's Chapel, Windsor after the blessing of their civil wedding
Karen Wilson finds out what venues are available in the North-East for those wanting a civil wedding ceremony
This means that your local registrar can soon conduct a civil wedding ceremony in a place of your choice, as long as it meets with local authority approval.
These are just some of the comments I expect will come flooding into our mail room if plans to allow gay and lesbian civil wedding ceremonies to be held in Liverpool are given the go-ahead.
We had braced ourselves for a bland civil wedding but the registrar made the ceremony so special.
THE AYIA Napa and Paralimni municipalities were up in arms yesterday over the state's intention to ban civil wedding ceremonies from being conducted at hotels.
COUPLES wishing to hold a new-style civil wedding away from a soulless registry office need not worry about getting there on time.