Monascidian

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Monascidian simple, not compound or composite—also n.adj. Monatom′ic, consisting of a single atom, as a molecule:
    • adj Monascidian (chem.) having a valence of one, as hydrogen
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. monas, -adis—Gr. monas, -ados, a unit—monos, alone.