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Definition of MON

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Mono- \Mon"o-\, Mon- \Mon-\ [Gr. ?.]
     A prefix signifying one, single, alone; as, monocarp, monopoly; (Chem.) indicating that a compound contains one atom, one radical, or one group of that to the name of which it is united; as, monoxide, monosulphide, monatomic, etc. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

Mon- \Mon-\
     Same as {Mono-}.
     [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

Mon \Mon\ (m[o^]n), n. [Jap., usually translated as crest.] (Japan) The badge of a family, esp. of a family of the ancient feudal nobility. The most frequent form of the mon is circular, and it commonly consists of conventionalized forms from nature, flowers, birds, insects, the lightnings, the waves of the sea, or of geometrical symbolic figures; color is only a secondary character. It appears on lacquer and pottery, and embroidered on, or woven in, fabrics. The imperial chrysanthemum, the mon of the reigning family, is used as a national emblem. Formerly the mon of the shoguns of the Tokugawa family was so used. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]


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