Definition of monotropism in English:

monotropism

Pronunciation /ˌmɒnə(ʊ)ˈtrəʊpɪz(ə)m/ /məˈnɒtrəpɪz(ə)m/

noun

Chemistry
  • = "monotropy".

Origin

Late 19th century (in an earlier sense). From monotrop- + -ism.