monometallic

[mon-oh-muh-tal-ik]
adjective
1.
of or using one metal.
2.
pertaining to monometallism.

Origin:
1875–80; mono- + metallic

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monometallic (ˌmɒnəʊmɪˈtælɪk)
 
adj
1.  (esp of coins) consisting of one metal only
2.  relating to monometallism

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Bimetallic catalysts can exhibit higher activity or better durability than the corresponding monometallic catalysts.
Bimetallic platinum-rhenium catalysts have replaced many of the monometallic catalysts.
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