of, relating to, or uttered in a monotone: a monotonic delivery of a lecture.
- (of a function or of a particular set of values of a function) increasing or decreasing.
- (of an ordered system of sets) consisting of sets such that each set contains the preceding set or such that each set is contained in the preceding set.
Origin of monotonic
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Contemporary Examples of monotonic
Before Dookie, guitar rock meant grunge: heavy, monotonic, humorless, and bleak.How Green Day’s ‘Dookie’ Defined the 1990s and Changed Music Forever
January 31, 2014
Historical Examples of monotonic
They were attractive enough, but the monotonic fatkins devotion to sybartism was so tiresome.Makers