monohybrid

noun
mono·​hy·​brid | \ ˌmä-nō-ˈhī-brəd How to pronounce monohybrid (audio) \

Definition of monohybrid

: an individual or strain heterozygous for one specified gene

Other Words from monohybrid

monohybrid adjective

First Known Use of monohybrid

1902, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About monohybrid

Time Traveler for monohybrid

Time Traveler

The first known use of monohybrid was in 1902

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near monohybrid

monohull

monohybrid

monohydric

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for monohybrid

Cite this Entry

“Monohybrid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monohybrid. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for monohybrid

monohybrid

noun
mono·​hy·​brid | \ ˌmän-ō-ˈhī-brəd How to pronounce monohybrid (audio) \

Medical Definition of monohybrid

: an individual or strain heterozygous for one specified gene

Other Words from monohybrid

monohybrid adjective

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

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!