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monorhinous

or monorhinal

[mon-uh-rahy-nuh s or mon-uh-rahyn-l] /ˌmɒn əˈraɪ nəs or ˌmɒn əˈraɪn l/
adjective, Zoology.
1.
having a single, median nostril, as the cyclostomes.
Also, monorhine [mon-uh-rahyn] /ˈmɒn əˌraɪn/ (Show IPA).
Origin of monorhinous
1900-1905
1900-05; mono- + -rhinous < Greek -rhinos -nosed, adj. derivative of rhīs, stem rhin- nose; see -ous
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