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monoculture

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noun mono·cul·ture \ˈmä-nə-ˌkəl-chər\

Definition of monoculture

  1. 1 :  the cultivation or growth of a single crop or organism especially on agricultural or forest land

  2. 2 :  a crop or a population of a single kind of organism grown on land in monoculture

  3. 3 :  a culture dominated by a single element :  a prevailing culture marked by homogeneity

mono·cul·tur·al play \ˌmä-nə-ˈkəlch-rəl, -ˈkəl-chə-\ adjective


1901

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1901


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