monaural

[ mon-awr-uh l ]
/ mɒnˈɔr əl /

adjective

of, relating to, or affecting one ear.

Origin of monaural

First recorded in 1885–90; mon- + aural2

Related forms

mon·au·ral·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for monaural

monaural

/ (mɒˈnɔːrəl) /

adjective

relating to, having, or hearing with only one ear
another word for monophonic

Derived Forms

monaurally, adverb
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Medicine definitions for monaural

monaural

[ mŏn-ôrəl ]

adj.

Of or relating to sound reception by one ear.

Related forms

mon•aural•ly adv.
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