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Related to monogenically: monotonically


1. Of or regulated by one gene or one of a pair of allelic genes.
a. Of or relating to monogenesis; monogenetic.
b. Of or relating to monogenism.

mon′o·gen′i·cal·ly adv.
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(Biology) biology from a monogenic point of view
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