monaural

[mon-awr-uhl]
adjective
1.
monophonic ( def 2 ).
2.
of, pertaining to, or affecting one ear.

Origin:
1885–90; mon- + aural2

monaurally, adverb
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monaural (mɒˈnɔːrəl)
 
adj
1.  relating to, having, or hearing with only one ear
2.  another word for monophonic
 
mon'aurally
 
adv

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monaural mon·au·ral (mŏn-ôr'əl)
adj.
Of or relating to sound reception by one ear.


mon·au'ral·ly adv.
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Example sentences
Another feature of the early drive-in theater was the tinny sound, delivered to the car through a single, monaural speaker.
Monaural fittings with this approach were usually unsuccessful.
In other cases, stereo or monaural sound is preferred.
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