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monohydroxy

adjective mono·hy·droxy \-(ˌ)hī-ˈdräk-sē\

Definition of MONOHYDROXY

:  containing one hydroxyl group in the molecule
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Origin of MONOHYDROXY

International Scientific Vocabulary monohydroxy-, from mon- + hydroxy-
First Known Use: circa 1934
Medical Dictionary

monohydroxy

adjective mono·hy·droxy \-(ˌ)hī-ˈdräk-sē\

Medical Definition of MONOHYDROXY

:  containing one hydroxyl group in the molecule

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