Definition of monohydric in English:


Syllabification: mon·o·hy·dric
Pronunciation: /ˌmänōˈhīdrik


  • (Of an alcohol) containing one hydroxyl group.
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    • An effect on the permeability of other small uncharged solutes such as monohydric alcohols, amides and acetone was not detectable.
    • If a compound possesses only one hydroxyl group then it is said to be a monohydric alcohol.

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