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Old 07-05-2012, 01:44 PM
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What is a "vee"? lol
A Vee is what we call a situation where one person has two lovers or partners but those two people are not romantically/sexually involved with each other, but are only involved with that one person. This is different from a Triad where all are involved romantically as a group. Triads are very challenging and will often evolve into Vees if they don't self-destruct altogether. In a Vee, the person who has the two lovers is often referred to as the "hinge," and his or her lovers are called the "arms."

See our Glossary and Definitions thread for more terms.
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An excellent blog post on hierarchy in polyamory:
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