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monopteral

[ mo-nop-ter-uhl, moh- ]
/ mɒˈnɒp tər əl, moʊ- /
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adjective

having the form of a monopteron.
of or relating to a monopteron.

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Origin of monopteral

1815–25; <Latin monopter(os) (see monopteron) + -al1
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