monothetic

adjective

mono·​thet·​ic
"+¦thetik
: positing but one essential element

Word History

Etymology

mon- + Greek thetikos fit for placing, from thetos placed, set (from tithenai to place, set) + -ikos -ic

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“Monothetic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monothetic. Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

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