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monotone

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a tedious lack of variety
  • there's a monotone to the landscape in that part of the state: uniformly flat land in all directions, for as far as the eye can see

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The first known use of monotone was in 1644

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“Monotone.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/monotone. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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