Meaning of MONOVALENT in English

MONOVALENT

I. “+ adjective

Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary mon- + valent

1. : univalent

2. : containing antibodies specific for or antigens of a single strain of an organism

II. noun

( -s )

: a univalent chromosome or individual

Webster's New International English Dictionary.      Новый международный словарь английского языка Webster.