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mon

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\ˈmän\

Definition of mon

  1. dialectal chiefly British variant of man


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mon

abbreviation

Definition of mon

  1. monetary


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Mon

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noun \ˈmōn\

Definition of Mon

plural

Mon

or

Mons

  1. 1 :  a member of the dominant native people of Pegu division, Myanmar (Burma)

  2. 2 :  the Mon-Khmer language of the Mon people

1798

First Known Use of mon

1798


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Mon

abbreviation

Definition of Mon

  1. Monday


mon-

combining form
variants: or

mono-

Definition of mon-

  1. 1 :  one :  single :  alone <monoplane> <monodrama>

  2. 2a :  containing one (usually specified) atom, radical, or group <monohydroxy>b :  monomolecular <monolayer>

Origin and Etymology of mon-

Greek, from monos alone, single — more at monk



MON- Defined for Kids

mon-

prefix
variants: or

mono-

Definition of mon- for Students

  1. :  one :  single :  alone <monosyllable>


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