from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The cultivation of a single crop on a farm or in a region or country.
  • n. A single, homogeneous culture without diversity or dissension.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the cultivation of a single crop
  • n. a culture that lacks diversity

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the cultivation of a single crop (on a farm or area or country)


mono- +‎ culture (Wiktionary)



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