monohydroxy
adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary monohydroxy-, from mon- + hydroxy- Date: circa 1934 containing one hydroxyl group in the molecule

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  • monohydroxy — [män΄ōhī dräk′sē] adj. [ MONO + HYDROXY] having one hydroxyl group in the molecule …   English World dictionary

  • monohydroxy — “+ adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary monohydroxy , from mon + hydroxy : containing one hydroxyl group in the molecule * * * /mon euh huy drok see/, adj. Chem. (of a molecule) containing one hydroxyl group. [1940 45; MONO +… …   Useful english dictionary

  • monohydroxy — /mon euh huy drok see/, adj. Chem. (of a molecule) containing one hydroxyl group. [1940 45; MONO + HYDROXY] * * * …   Universalium

  • monohydroxy — mono·hy·droxy (.)hī dräk sē adj containing one hydroxyl group in the molecule …   Medical dictionary

  • monohydroxy — mono·hydroxy …   English syllables

  • monohydroxy — mon•o•hy•drox•y [[t]ˌmɒn ə haɪˈdrɒk si[/t]] adj. chem. (of a molecule) containing one hydroxyl group • Etymology: 1940–45 …   From formal English to slang

  • monohydroxy alcohol — vienhidroksilis alkoholis statusas T sritis chemija formulė ROH atitikmenys: angl. monohydroxy alcohol rus. одноатомный спирт …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • mon- — or mono combining form Etymology: Greek, from monos alone, single more at monk 1. one ; single ; alone < monoplane > < monodrama > 2. a. containing one (usually specified) atom, radical, or group < …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • monohydric — adjective Date: 1869 monohydroxy …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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

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