monostichous

adjective
mo·​nos·​ti·​chous | \ məˈnästə̇kəs \

Definition of monostichous

1 : arranged in a single row on one side of an axis
2 : consisting of a single layer or series

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History and Etymology for monostichous

mon- + -stichous

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“Monostichous.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monostichous. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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