Monotype

Definition of Monotype

Mon´o`type
a.1.(Biol.) Having but one type; containing but one representative; as, a monotypic genus, which contains but one species.
1.(Biol.) The only representative of its group, as a single species constituting a genus.
2.A print (but one impression can be taken) made by painting on metal and then transferring the painting to paper by pressure; also, the process of making such prints.
3.A kind of keyboard-operated typesetting and casting machine that makes and sets separate characters.

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biological science, biology, taxon, taxonomic category, taxonomic group
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Monotheist
Monotheistic
Monothelism
Monothelite
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Monotocous
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Monotone
Monotonic
monotonically increasing function
Monotonist
Monotonous
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Monotremata
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Monotriglyph
Monotropa
Monotropaceae
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Monovalent
monovular
Monoxide
Monoxylon
Monoxylous
Monozoa
Monroe doctrine
Monseigneur
Monsel's salt
Monsel's solution
Monsieur
Monsignore
Monsoon
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monstera
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Monstrosity
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