Definition of monovalent in English:
Having a valence of one.
- These channels appear to be plasma membrane-located and non-selective, being permeable to both monovalent and divalent cations.
- The phenyl group is a monovalent organic radical, derived from benzene.
- The hydrophobic fourfold channels, in contrast, present large energy barriers for both monovalent and divalent ions, practically insurmountable for the latter.
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