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monolayer

 [mon″o-la´er]
pertaining to or consisting of a single layer of molecules.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

monolayer

(mŏn′ō-lā′ər)
n.
1. A film or layer of a compound one molecule thick.
2. A layer of cells one cell thick, grown in a culture.
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monolayer

A sheet of cells only on cell thick.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

monolayer

see MONOMOLECULAR FILM.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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