Definition of monoclonal in English:

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monoclonal

Pronunciation: /ˌmänəˈklōnl/

adjective

Biology
Forming a clone that is derived asexually from a single individual or cell.
Example sentences
  • Whether polyclonal proliferations progress to monoclonal lymphomas has not been proven.
  • Evaluation of the bone marrow revealed a small monoclonal population of cytoplasmic kappa light chain-restricted plasma cells in an otherwise normocellular marrow.
  • Pollen analysis enables the honey producer to identify whether the honey is monoclonal or polyclonal.

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Syllabification: mon·o·clo·nal

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