past tense verb to describe a same sex married couple. A verb created to keep the word, married, for heterosexual couples only.
Bruce and Steve were legally comated in the state of Hawaii. A comated couple is allowed to have all of the legal benefits that are provided for married couples.
noun to describe the legal union of two individuals of the same sex. A word provided so that matrimony would be used to describe a legal union of opposite sex indivuals only.
Gertrud and Bernice were joined in holy homatrimony in Hawaii last weekend. Insurance benefits will only be provided to same sex couple if they can provide proof of their homatrimony.