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monomer mon·o·mer (mŏn'ə-mər)
The molecular unit that joins with similar units to form a polymer.
The protein structural unit of a virion capsid.
The subunit of a protein composed of several such units loosely associated with one another.
monomeric mon·o·mer·ic (mŏn'ə-měr'ĭk)
Consisting of a single part.
Of, relating to, or consisting of monomers.
Of or relating to a hereditary disease or characteristic controlled by genes at a single locus.