monomorphemic

adjective
mono·​mor·​phe·​mic | \ ˌmä-nə-mȯr-ˈfē-mik How to pronounce monomorphemic (audio) \

Definition of monomorphemic

: consisting of only one morpheme the word talk is monomorphemic but talked is not

First Known Use of monomorphemic

1935, in the meaning defined above

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“Monomorphemic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monomorphemic. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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