Meaning of “mono” in the English Dictionary

"mono" in British English

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mononoun [ U ]

uk /ˈmɒn.əʊ/ us /ˈmɑː.noʊ/

monoadjective

uk /ˈmɒn.əʊ/ us /ˈmɑː.noʊ/

Mono sound is recorded or broadcast sound that comes from a single direction:

an old mono record player

mono-prefix

uk /mɒn.əʊ-/ us /mɑː.noʊ-/

(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)