[mon-as, moh-nas] /ˈmɒn æs, ˈmoʊ næs/
noun, plural monades
[mon-uh-deez] /ˈmɒn əˌdiz/ (Show IPA)
[moh-nuh] /ˈmoʊ nə/
a female given name.
noun (pl) monades (ˈmɒnəˌdiːz)
another word for monad (sense 1), monad (sense 2)
a W African guenon monkey, Cercopithecus mona, with dark fur on the back and white or yellow underparts
fem. proper name, from Irish Muadhnait, diminutive of muadh “noble.”
/ˈməʊnˌæʃ/ noun 1. Sir John. 1865–1931, Australian military commander. Leader of Australian forces in World War I
monaster mon·as·ter (mŏn-ās’tər) n. The single-star formation of chromosomes that forms at the equatorial plate at the end of prophase in mitosis.
[mon-uh-ster-ee] /ˈmɒn əˌstɛr i/ noun, plural monasteries. 1. a house or place of residence occupied by a community of persons, especially monks, living in seclusion under religious vows. 2. the community of persons living in such a place. /ˈmɒnəstərɪ; -strɪ/ noun (pl) -teries 1. the residence of a religious community, esp of monks, living in […]
[muh-nas-tik] /məˈnæs tɪk/ adjective, Also, monastical 1. of or relating to monasteries: a monastic library. 2. of, relating to, or characteristic of monks or nuns, their manner of life, or their religious obligations: monastic vows. 3. of, relating to, or characteristic of a secluded, dedicated, or austere manner of living. noun 4. a member of […]