monohydric alcohol mon·o·hy·dric alcohol (mŏn’ō-hī’drĭk)
An alcohol containing one hydroxyl group.
[mon-uh-hahy-drok-see] /ˌmɒn ə haɪˈdrɒk si/ adjective, Chemistry. 1. (of a molecule) containing one hydroxyl group. /ˌmɒnəʊhaɪˈdrɒksɪ/ adjective 1. (of a chemical compound) containing one hydroxyl group per molecule Also monohydric
/mɒˈnɔɪkəs/ adjective 1. a variant of monoecious
[mon-oid] /ˈmɒn ɔɪd/ noun, Mathematics. 1. . An operator * and a value x form a monoid if * is associative and x is its left and right identity.
[mon-uh-kahyn] /ˈmɒn əˌkaɪn/ noun, Immunology. 1. any substance secreted by a monocyte or macrophage and affecting the function of other cells.