Meaning of monovalency in English:

monovalency

Pronunciation /ˌmɒnə(ʊ)ˈveɪlənsi/ /ˌmɒnə(ʊ)ˈveɪl(ə)nsi/

noun

  • The property (now especially that of an antigen or antibody) of being monovalent.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Century Dictionary. From mono- + -valency, after monovalent.