monograph

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n monograph a detailed and documented treatise on a particular subject
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Monograph A written account or description of a single thing, or class of things; a special treatise on a particular subject of limited range.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n monograph An account or description of a single thing or class of things; a treatise on a single subject or a single department, division, or detail of a branch of study.
    • monograph To write or produce a monograph on; treat in a monograph.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Monograph mon′ō-graf a treatise written on one particular subject or any branch of it
    • v.t Monograph to write a monograph upon
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Mono-, + -graph,

Usage

In literature:

Apollinaris Sidonius (the names are commonly inverted by the French) is the subject of numerous monographs, historical and literary.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 2" by Various
He also wrote a work on astronomy, and a monograph on fevers.
"The Popes and Science" by James J. Walsh
Abu Mikhnaf left a great number of monographs on the chief events from the death of the Prophet to the caliphate of Walid II.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 3" by Various
In the same year, with Jules Haime (1824-1856), he published a monograph on the Nummulitic formation of India.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 4" by Various
The monograph on the Sunshade, called by the author 'a little tumbled fantasy,' occupies fully one-half of the volume.
"A Cursory History of Swearing" by Julian Sharman
Portschinsky in an important monograph on this species, has discussed in detail its relation to man.
"Handbook of Medical Entomology" by William Albert Riley
An excellent monograph is published, and is popular.
"Ephemera Critica" by John Churton Collins
He contributed monographs on Gibbon and Macaulay to Morley's "Men of Letters" Series.
"A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations" by Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
No special monograph for the whole reign exists.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 5" by Various
Further works, monographs, &c., are given s. "Vita S. Bernardi" in Potthast.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 6" by Various
Discovered, and partly described, by F. Ameghino, the bones have been sumptuously monographed by F.P.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 7" by Various
Over his own name appeared monographs on Elba, the Hundred Days, and Waterloo.
"The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte" by William Milligan Sloane
There is a monograph by W. Klein dealing with the artist.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 8" by Various
As a matter of fact his commentaries on the aphorisms are each a monograph on some special disease.
"Makers of Modern Medicine" by James J. Walsh
After this, till John Morley's monograph, there is very little to be recorded.
"Aspects and Impressions" by Edmund Gosse
Many thanks for your kindness in sending me your monograph on the extinct language of Teneriffe.
"John Patrick, Third Marquess of Bute, K.T." by David Hunter Blair
Mr. John Morley's elaborate monograph on Voltaire claims the attention of readers desirous of exhaustive acquaintance with its subject.
"French Classics" by William Cleaver Wilkinson
I should have supposed that the author of "Viverols" and several excellent monographs on fish would have understood your poems.
"The Letters of Ambrose Bierce" by Ambrose Bierce
Monograph of the grasses of the United States and British America.
"United States Government Publications, v. 8 Jan-Jun 1892" by Compiled
Under this title Mr. Lewis purposes publishing a complete Series of Monographs, embracing the various branches of Medicine and Surgery.
"A Statistical Inquiry Into the Nature and Treatment of Epilepsy" by Alexander Hughes Bennett
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In news:

The Romney "transaction man" quip echoes the fiery debate over transactionalism kicked off by the 1959 monograph Political Leadership among Swat Pathans by Norwegian anthropologist Fredrik Barth.
A, on behalf of the International Agency for Research on Cancer Monograph Working Group.
A, on behalf of the WHO International Agency for Research on Cancer Monograph Working Group.
These assessments will be published as Volume 105 of the IARC Monographs.
When it comes to e-books, Amazon and popular bestsellers may get all the ink—but one of the hottest, most competitive markets is for digital monographs —and it is being driven by university presses and nonprofit platforms.
Could academic monographs really be so profitable.
Monograph on Canyon Country roads wins Stegner literary prize.
Our Division's Best Paper Award recognizes an outstanding published paper or monograph in the area of phospholipid research or applications for phospholipids .
Recognizing an outstanding published paper or monograph in the area of phospholipid research or applications for phospholipids .
Jules Fisher Celebrated In USITT Monograph.
Yale University Press recently released the first monograph dedicated to Maynard Parker.
Laurel Miller is a senior political scientist at the nonprofit, nonpartisan RAND Corporation and co-author of the recently published monograph Democratization in the Arab World: Prospects and Lessons from Around the Globe.
FDA Releases Final Sunscreen Monograph.
California's right-wing blogosphere has been all atwitter recently about a lengthy, data-packed monograph from the Manhattan Institute on what it calls a "great ongoing exodus " from California to other states.
California's right-wing blogosphere has been all atwitter recently about a lengthy, data-packed monograph from the Manhattan Institute about what it calls a %22great ongoing exodus %22 from California to other states.
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In science:

Xu, Algebraic Theory of Hamiltonian Superoperators, monograph, to appear.
Derivation-Simple Algebras and the Structures of Generalized Lie Algebras of Witt Type
Statistical Reasoning with Imprecise Probabilities, Vol.  of Monographs on Statistics and Applied Probability.
Conditional Plausibility Measures and Bayesian Networks
Analogous results are quoted in the monograph .
Enumeration of simple random walks and tridiagonal matrices
Bhatnagar to give a foreword to this monograph and he readily agreed.
An Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulation of Statistical physics Problem
This monograph is essentially based on the first part of the Hyderabad course. I thank A. K.
Monte Carlo: Basics
Parts (i) and (ii) are well known and can be found, e.g., in the monograph of Bollob´as .
THe largest eigenvalue of sparse random graphs
Texts and Monographs in Symbolic Computation.
On equations defining coincident root loci
Li, Introduction to vertex operator algebras and their modules, Monograph, in preparation.
Simple vertex operator algebras are nondegenerate
Jonsson, Quantum Geometry, Cambridge Monograph on Mathematical Physics, Cambridge Univ.
The modular geometry of Random Regge Triangulations
Schm¨udgen, Quantum groups and their representations, Texts and Monographs in Physics.
Invariant Cyclic Homology
Hovey, Model categories, Mathematical surveys and monographs, Vol. 63, Amer.
From HAG to DAG: derived moduli spaces
Xu, Algebraic Theory of Hamiltonian Superoperators, monograph, to appear.
Some representations of nongraded Lie algebras of generalized Witt type
Wulff construction, volume 104 of Translations of Mathematical Monographs.
Random Surfaces
Foundations of a structural theory of set addition, Translations of Mathematical Monographs, Vol 37.
Counting sets with small sumset, and the clique number of random Cayley graphs
Davidson, C*-Algebras by Example Fields Institute Monographs 6, Amer.
The Range of United K-Theory
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