Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having a single name.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Monomyal.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In zoology and botany, consisting of a single word or term: applied to the name of an animal or a plant: opposed to binomial and polynomial.
  • Also monomial.

Etymologies

Compare binomial. (Wiktionary)

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.