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monorhinous

[mon-uh-rahy-nuh s] /ˌmɒn əˈraɪ nəs/
adjective, Zoology
1.
having a single, median nostril, as the cyclostomes.
Also, monorhinal, monorhine.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; mono- + -rhinous < Greek -rhinos -nosed, adj. derivative of rhīs, stem rhin- nose; see -ous
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