Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


[mon-uh-klahyn-l] /ˌmɒn əˈklaɪn l/ Geology

noting, pertaining to, or composed of strata dipping in only one direction.


Read Also:

  • Monocline

    [mon-uh-klahyn] /ˈmɒn əˌklaɪn/ noun, Geology. 1. a monoclinal structure or fold. /ˈmɒnəʊˌklaɪn/ noun 1. a local steepening in stratified rocks with an otherwise gentle dip monocline (mŏn’ə-klīn’) A set of rock layers that all slope downward from the horizontal in the same direction.

  • Monoclinic

    [mon-uh-klin-ik] /ˌmɒn əˈklɪn ɪk/ adjective, Crystallography. 1. noting or pertaining to a system of crystallization in which the crystals have three unequal axes, with one oblique intersection. /ˌmɒnəʊˈklɪnɪk/ adjective 1. (crystallog) relating to or belonging to the crystal system characterized by three unequal axes, one pair of which are not at right angles to each […]

  • Monoclinous

    [mon-uh-klahy-nuh s, mon-uh-klahy-] /ˌmɒn əˈklaɪ nəs, ˈmɒn əˌklaɪ-/ adjective, Botany. 1. (of a plant, species, etc.) having both the stamens and pistils in the same flower. /ˌmɒnəʊˈklaɪnəs; ˈmɒnəʊˌklaɪnəs/ adjective 1. (of flowering plants) having the male and female reproductive organs on the same flower Compare diclinous monoclinous (mŏn’ə-klī’nəs) Having pistils and stamens in the same […]

  • Monoclonal

    [mon-uh-klohn-l] /ˌmɒn əˈkloʊn l/ Biology adjective 1. pertaining to cells or cell products derived from a single . noun 2. a or other monoclonal product. monoclonal mon·o·clo·nal (mŏn’ə-klō’nəl) n. Of or relating to a protein from a single clone of cells, all molecules of which are the same, as in the Bence-Jones protein.

Disclaimer: Monoclinal definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.