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, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about monatomic

Dictionary Entries near monatomic

monastery

monastic

monastical

monatomic

monaul

monaulic

monaural

Statistics for monatomic

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for monatomic

The first known use of monatomic was in 1848

See more words from the same year

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for monatomic

monatomic

adjective
mon·atom·ic | \ˌmän-ə-ˈtäm-ik \

Medical Definition of monatomic 

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

Comments on monatomic

What made you want to look up monatomic? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

exaggeratedly or childishly emotional

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Roman Mythology Quiz

  • the-triumph-of-venus-by-alessandro-magnasco
  • Boreal comes from the name of the ancient Greek god of which wind?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!