[mon-uh-hahy-dreyt] /ˌmɒn əˈhaɪ dreɪt/

noun, Chemistry.
a that contains one molecule of water, as ammonium carbonate, (NH 4) 2 CO 3 ·H 2 O.
a hydrate, such as ferrous sulphate monohydrate, FeSO4.H2O, containing one molecule of water per molecule of the compound

monohydrate mon·o·hy·drate (mŏn’ō-hī’drāt’)
A compound, such as calcium chloride monohydrate, that contains one molecule of water.


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