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monatomic

monatomic

adjective mon·atom·ic \ˌmä-nə-ˈtä-mik\

Definition of MONATOMIC

:  consisting of one atom; especially :  having but one atom in the molecule

First Known Use of MONATOMIC

1848

monatomic

adjective mon·atom·ic \ˌmän-ə-ˈtäm-ik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of MONATOMIC

1
:  consisting of one atom; especially :  having but one atom in the molecule
2
:  monovalent 1

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