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(məˈnɪər ə)

n. (used with a pl. v.)
a taxonomic kingdom of prokaryotic organisms that typically reproduce by asexual budding or fission, comprising the bacteria, blue-green algae, and various primitive pathogens.
[< New Latin (1869), pl. of monēron, < Greek monḗrēs solitary, single, derivative of mónos alone, only]
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Noun1.Monera - prokaryotic bacteria and blue-green algae and various primitive pathogensMonera - prokaryotic bacteria and blue-green algae and various primitive pathogens; because of lack of consensus on how to divide the organisms into phyla informal names are used for the major divisions
moneran, moneron - organisms that typically reproduce by asexual budding or fission and whose nutritional mode is absorption or photosynthesis or chemosynthesis
division Archaebacteria - in some classifications considered a kingdom
division Eubacteria - one-celled monerans having simple cells with rigid walls and (in motile types) flagella
family Lactobacillaceae, family Lactobacteriaceae, Lactobacillaceae, Lactobacteriaceae - lactic acid bacteria and important pathogens; bacteria that ferment carbohydrates chiefly into lactic acid
phylum Pyrrophyta, Pyrrophyta - a division of lower plants comprising unicellular and biflagellate algae that form starchy compounds
kingdom - the highest taxonomic group into which organisms are grouped; one of five biological categories: Monera or Protoctista or Plantae or Fungi or Animalia
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The analysis of the literature shows that ubiquinone homologs are highly represented in various organisms from monera to vertebrates although they may differ in the number of isoprenoid units, in particular, ubiquinone in humans is present in the form of CoQ10, the homolog with ten isoprenoid units [186].