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English definition of “mono”

mono

noun [U] uk   /ˈmɒn.əʊ/ us    /ˈmɑː.noʊ/

mono noun [U] (SOUND)

recorded or broadcast sound that comes from a single direction: The recording was available in mono or stereo.

mono noun [U] (DISEASE)

US informal for mononucleosis

mono

adjective uk   /ˈmɒn.əʊ/ us    /ˈmɑː.noʊ/
describes recorded or broadcast sound that comes from a single direction: an old mono record player
(Definition of mono noun, adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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