[muh-noj-uh-niz-uh m] /məˈnɒdʒ əˌnɪz əm/
the theory that the human race has descended from a single pair of individuals or a single ancestral type.
monogenism mo·nog·e·nism (mə-nŏj’ə-nĭz’əm)
The theory that all human beings are descended from a single pair of ancestors.
[muh-noj-uh-nuh s] /məˈnɒdʒ ə nəs/ adjective 1. . monogenous mo·nog·e·nous (mə-nŏj’ə-nəs) adj. Asexually produced, as by fission, gemmation, or sporulation.
[mon-uh-jen-uh-sis] /ˌmɒn əˈdʒɛn ə sɪs/ noun 1. the hypothetical descent of the human race from a single pair of individuals. 2. Biology. the hypothetical descent of all living things from a single cell. /ˌmɒnəʊˈdʒɛnɪsɪs/ noun 1. the hypothetical descent of all organisms from a single cell or organism 2. asexual reproduction in animals 3. the […]
[mon-uh-glot] /ˈmɒn əˌglɒt/ adjective 1. knowing only one language; monolingual: monoglot travelers. 2. composed in only one language. noun 3. a person with a knowledge of only one language. /ˈmɒnəʊˌɡlɒt/ adjective 1. having command of a single language 2. written in, composed of, or containing a single language noun 3. a person with command of […]
[mon-uh-glis-uh-rahyd, -er-id] /ˌmɒn əˈglɪs əˌraɪd, -ər ɪd/ noun, Chemistry. 1. an ester obtained from glycerol by the esterification of one hydroxyl group with a fatty acid.