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A treatise on a particular subject or specific aspect of a subject.
[mono- + G. graphē, a writing]
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(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.
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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.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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Furthermore, his systematizations of sociological rules and types of behavior preceded and were derived from a life work of monographical studies of a vast number of social phenomena.
One of the originalities of women's history is to rejuvenate older issues which monographical closure, typical of dominant masculine history, has forgotten, due to myopic hyperspecialization: the links between social history and biology, which had been explored twenty years ago through quantitative procedures but progressively forgotten; the necessity to change taken-for-granted chronologies, borrowed from politics or economics but often misleading; a new geography of a nation divided on other cleavages than the classical opposition between tradition and modernity.
"Monograficheskie trudy buddologov Azii 70-80 godov"/ Monographical Works of Asian Buddhist Scholars in 70s-80s/, Religii mira.
These three most profound volumes are the result of nearly three decades of practical fieldwork and botanical investigations among the Kuman speakers of the Simbu Province and provide a monographical view of a New Guinean highlands society solely based on an analysis of the traditional management of the intricate patterns of interdependent conditions within its natural environment.