Definition of monoethyl in English:

monoethyl

(also monethyl)

adjective

Chemistry
  • Attributive Containing one ethyl group.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Henry Roscoe (1833–1915), chemist and university administrator. From mono- + ethyl.

Pronunciation

monoethyl

/ˌmɒnə(ʊ)ˈiːθ(ɪ)l//ˌmɒnə(ʊ)ˈɛθ(ɪ)l/