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Meaning of MONO

Pronunciation:  'mânow

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  an acute disease characterized by fever and swollen lymph nodes and an abnormal increase of mononuclear leucocytes or monocytes in the bloodstream; not highly contagious; some believe it can be transmitted by kissing
  2. [adj]  (electronics) designating sound transmission or recording or reproduction over a single channel

MONO is a 4 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: glandular fever, infectious mononucleosis, kissing disease, monaural, mononucleosis, monophonic, single-channel
 See Also: infectious disease



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Mon"o-\, Mon- \Mon-\ [Gr. ?.]
    A prefix signifying one, single, alone; as, monocarp,
    monopoly; (Chem.) indicating that a compound contains one
    atom, radical, or group of that to the name of which it is
    united; as, monoxide, monosulphide, monatomic, etc.
  2. \Mo"no\, n. [Sp.] (Zo["o]l.)
    The black howler of Central America ({Mycetes villosus}).
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