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- n. A set which is closed under an associative binary operation, and which contains an element which is an identity for the operation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In ancient prosody, containing but one kind of foot: noting certain meters. Monoid meters are also called pure meters or simple meters, and distinguished from compound (episynthetic) meters and mixed or logaœdic meters.
- n. In mathematics, a surface which possesses a conical point of the highest possible (n —1)th order.
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