from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Monk, (James) Arthur Known as "Art.” Born 1957. American football player. As a wide receiver with the Washington Redskins, he set (1992) a National Football League record for career receptions.
  • Monk, George See George Monck.
  • Monk, Thelonious Sphere 1917-1982. American jazz pianist and composer whose spare style and unusual harmonic sense made him one of the most influential modern jazz musicians.


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