monohydric
adjective Date: 1869 monohydroxy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • monohydric — [män΄ōhī′drik] adj. [ MONO + HYDRIC] 1. MONOHYDROXY 2. Rare having one atom of replaceable hydrogen …   English World dictionary

  • monohydric — /mon euh huy drik/, adj. Chem. (esp. of alcohols and phenols) monohydroxy. [1855 60; MONO + HYDR(OXYL) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • monohydric — adjective a) Having a single replaceable hydrogen atom b) Having a single hydroxy group …   Wiktionary

  • monohydric — Having but one hydrogen atom in the molecule. * * * mono·hy·dric hī drik adj MONOHYDROXY * * * mono·hy·dric (mon″o hiґdrik) containing one atom of replaceable hydrogen …   Medical dictionary

  • monohydric — mon·o·hy·dric || mÉ‘nəʊ haɪdrɪk / mÉ’ adj. containing only one hydroxyl (Chemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • monohydric — adjective Chemistry (of an alcohol) containing one hydroxyl group …   English new terms dictionary

  • monohydric — mono·hy·dric …   English syllables

  • monohydric — /mɒnoʊˈhaɪdrɪk/ (say monoh huydrik) adjective (of a chemical compound) having a single hydroxyl group. {mono + hydric} …   Australian English dictionary

  • monohydric — adj. Chem. containing one hydroxyl group …   Useful english dictionary

  • monohydric alcohol — an alcohol containing only one hydroxyl group …   Medical dictionary

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