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monograph

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noun mono·graph \ ˈmä-nə-ˌgraf \

Definition of monograph

:a learned treatise on a small area of learning
  • his concise monograph on The Authorship of Shakespeare's Plays
  • —Brian Vickers
; also :a written account of a single thing
  • wrote a monograph on the art of origami

monographic

play \ˌmä-nə-ˈgra-fik\ adjective

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First Known Use of monograph

1797


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monograph

verb

Definition of monograph

transitive verb
:to write a monograph on

First Known Use of monograph

1856


Medical Dictionary

monograph

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noun mono·graph \ ˈmän-ə-ˌgraf \

medical Definition of monograph

1 :a learned detailed treatise covering a small area of a field of learning
  • this monograph covers the development of intravenous anesthesia from 1872
  • Journal of the American Medical Association
2 :a description (as in the United States Pharmacopeia) of the name, chemical formula, and uniform method for determining the strength and purity of a drug

monograph

transitive verb


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