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mono

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmonomon‧o1 /ˈmɒnəʊ $ ˈmɑːnoʊ/ noun [uncountable] informal  1 American EnglishMI an infectious illness that makes your lymph nodes swell and makes you feel weak and tired for a long time afterwards syn glandular fever British English2 TCBa system of recording or broadcasting sound, in which all the sound comes from only one directionstereo
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monoOf the main stereo outputs, the left doubles for mono.
Related topics: Broadcasting
monomono2 adjective  TCBusing a system of recording or broadcasting sound, in which all the sound comes from only one directionstereo an old mono recording
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monoa mono recording
mono-mono- /mɒnəʊ, -nə $ -noʊ, -nə/ prefix ONLYone a monoplane (=a plane with only one wing on each side) a monolingual dictionary (=dealing with only one language)
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mono-a monolingual dictionarya monosyllabic word
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