monogenic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

mono- +‎ -genic

Adjective[edit]

monogenic (not comparable)

  1. of or relating to monogenesis or to monogenism
  2. (genetics) regulated by a single gene
  3. producing offspring of only one sex
  4. (mathematics, of a function) having a single derivative at a point

Noun[edit]

monogenic (plural monogenics)

  1. (mathematics) A derivative of a monogenic function

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