Definition of monogoneutic
: having only one brood in a year
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
- More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Origin and Etymology of monogoneutic
mon- + (assumed) Greek goneutos (verbal of Greek goneuein to produce, beget, from goneus one that begets, progenitor, father, from gonos offspring) + English -ic
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up monogoneutic? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).