Definition of monosiphonic in English:

monosiphonic

Pronunciation /ˌmɒnə(ʊ)sʌɪˈfɒnɪk/

adjective

  • 1Zoology
    Of the hydrocaulus of a colonial hydroid: composed of a single tube.

  • 2Botany
    = monosiphonous .

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. From mono- + siphonic.