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Noun: monotype  'mó-nu,tIp
  1. (biology) a taxonomic group with a single member (a single species or genus)
  2. The sole print made by pressing paper against a painted or inked glass or metal plate
  3. A typesetting machine operated from a keyboard that sets separate characters

Derived forms: monotypes

Type of: print, taxon, taxonomic category, taxonomic group, typesetting machine

Encyclopedia: Monotype