noun, plural monotropies. Crystallography.
polymorphism that is irreversible.
Compare enantiotropy.

1900–05; mono- + -tropy

monotropic [mon-uh-trop-ik, -troh-pik] , adjective
monotropically, adverb Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To mono-tropically
Previous Definition: mono-triglyphic
Next Definition: mono-typic
Words Near: mono-tropically
More from
Synonyms and Antonyms for mono-tropically
More from
Search for articles containing mono-tropically
More from Translator Word FAQs presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature