monotocous

/ (məˈnɒtəkəs) /

adjective

(of certain animals) producing a single offspring at a birth

Nearby words

  1. monothelite,
  2. monothematic,
  3. monotherapy,
  4. monothermia,
  5. monotint,
  6. monotonal,
  7. monotone,
  8. monotonic,
  9. monotonize,
  10. monotonous

Word Origin for monotocous

from mono- + Greek tokos birth

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