monomolecular

adjective
mono·​mo·​lec·​u·​lar | \ ˌmä-nə-mə-ˈle-kyə-lər How to pronounce monomolecular (audio) \

Definition of monomolecular

: being only one molecule thick a monomolecular film

Other Words from monomolecular

monomolecularly adverb

First Known Use of monomolecular

1876, in the meaning defined above

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monomolecular

adjective
mono·​mo·​lec·​u·​lar | \ ˌmän-ō-mə-ˈlek-yə-lər How to pronounce monomolecular (audio) \

Medical Definition of monomolecular

1 : being only one molecule thick a monomolecular film
2 : relating to or being a process whose rate is directly proportional to the amount or concentration of the material undergoing the process

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