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A treatise on a particular subject or specific aspect of a subject.
[mono- + G. graphē, a writing]


(mŏn′ō-grăf) [″ + graphein, to write]
A treatise dealing with a single subject.

drug monograph

A publication that specifies for a drug (or class of related drugs) the kinds and amounts of ingredients it may contain, the conditions and limitations for which it may be offered, directions for use, warnings, and other information that its labeling must contain. The monograph may contain important information concerning interactions with other drugs.


a publication relating normally to a higher TAXON, which includes an exhaustive treatment of all aspects of the biology of the group as far as they relate to its taxonomy and classification.
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The monographic section is composed of three chapters.
ISBD is used to describe complete or perfect copies of material (ISBD for Older Monographic Publications, 2004).
With 140 paintings and works on paper, 'Millais' at Tare Britain, London (26 September-13 January), is a major monographic survey of the Pre-Raphaelite artist.
Methodologically, the work is a transition from the medieval question-literature derived from university exercises to the modern monographic treatment, which in part explains its strength and weakness.
Unlike most surveys, which homogenize the monographic research on which they draw, Sarti's approach retains the specificity of others' findings while making carefully qualified generalizations.
For these objectives, the criteria for comparison are monographic works, including a few monographic series, on the life and works of Leo Tolstoy.
One, the monographic approach, produces articles and books that focus on the careers of institutions, on ad campaigns, product designs, entrepreneurs, and on the ubiquitous commodities that take on a life of their own.
If the monographic form of Thinking for a Living was essential, then careful editing and streamlining would have made an immense difference to the reader.
This historical section ends with a monographic chapter on the film music of Vaclav Trojan.
With the exception of two pieces (devoted to the New Fiction and current trends in French poetry, respectively), the focus of these essays is monographic.