Definición de monocentric en inglés

monocentric

Pronunciación /ˌmɒnə(ʊ)ˈsɛntrɪk/

adjetivo

  • 1Having a single centre.

  • 2Óptica
    Of a compound lens: having a common centre of curvature for all its components.

  • 3Botánica
    Of the thallus of fungi of the order Chytridiales: having a single centre of growth and development.

  • 4Biología
    Having a single centromere.

nombre

  • 1Óptica
    A monocentric lens.

  • 2Biología
    A monocentric chromosome.

Origen

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Francis Bell (1855–1924). From mono- + -centric, after German †monocentrisch.