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[mon-uh-hahy-drok-see] /ˌmɒn ə haɪˈdrɒk si/

adjective, Chemistry.
(of a molecule) containing one hydroxyl group.
(of a chemical compound) containing one hydroxyl group per molecule Also monohydric


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