mono Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “mono” in the English Dictionary

"mono" in British English

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mononoun [U]

uk   /ˈmɒn.əʊ/  us   /ˈmɑː.noʊ/

mono noun [U] (SOUND)

recorded or ​broadcastsound that comes from a ​singledirection: The ​recording was ​available in mono or ​stereo.

mono noun [U] (DISEASE)

US informal for mononucleosis


uk   /ˈmɒn.əʊ/  us   /ˈmɑː.noʊ/
Mono ​sound is ​recorded or ​broadcastsound that comes from a ​singledirection: an ​old mono ​recordplayer


uk   /mɒn.əʊ-/  us   /mɑː.noʊ-/
one; ​single: monolingual a ​monorail
(Definition of mono from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"mono" in American English

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mononoun [U]

 us   /ˈmɑn·oʊ/
short form ofmononucleosis
(Definition of mono from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mono”
in Spanish mono, monofonía…
in Vietnamese âm thanh mono…
in Malaysian mono…
in Thai เดี่ยว…
in French monophonique…
in German Mono-……
in Chinese (Simplified) 声音, 单声道录(或放)音…
in Indonesian mono…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聲音, 單聲道錄(或放)音…
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