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monotrematous

[mon-uh-trem-uh-tuh s, -tree-muh-] /ˌmɒn əˈtrɛm ə təs, -ˈtri mə-/
adjective
1.
of or relating to a monotreme.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; < New Latin monotrematus literally, single-holed, equivalent to mono- mono- + -trematus -holed, adj. use of Greek trêma, stem trēmat- hole, perforation; see -ous
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