monohydroxy

adjective mono·hy·droxy \ -(ˌ)hī-ˈdräk-sē \

Definition of monohydroxy

: containing one hydroxyl group in the molecule

Origin and Etymology of monohydroxy

International Scientific Vocabulary monohydroxy-, from mon- + hydroxy-


Medical Dictionary

monohydroxy

adjective mono·hy·droxy \ -(ˌ)hī-ˈdräk-sē \

medical Definition of monohydroxy

: containing one hydroxyl group in the molecule

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