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monosymmetric

[ mon-uh-si-me-trik ]
/ ˌmɒn ə sɪˈmɛ trɪk /
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adjective Biology, Botany.

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Also mon·o·sym·met·ri·cal [mon-uh-si-me-tri-kuhl] /ˌmɒn ə sɪˈmɛ trɪ kəl/ .

Origin of monosymmetric

First recorded in 1875–80; mono- + symmetric

OTHER WORDS FROM monosymmetric

mon·o·sym·met·ri·cal·ly, adverbmon·o·sym·met·ry [mon-uh-sim-i-tree], /ˌmɒn əˈsɪm ɪ tri/, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for monosymmetric

monosymmetric

monosymmetrical

/ (ˌmɒnəsɪˈmɛtrɪk) /

adjective

crystallog variants of monoclinic
botany variants of zygomorphic

Derived forms of monosymmetric

monosymmetrically, adverbmonosymmetry (ˌmɒnəˈsɪmɪtrɪ), noun
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