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monad (plural monads)
- An ultimate atom, or simple, unextended point; something ultimate and indivisible.
- (mathematics, computing) A monoid in the category of endofunctors.
- (botany) A single individual (such as a pollen grain) that is free from others, not united in a group.
something ultimate and indivisible
mathematics and computing term