Definition of monosexual in English:

monosexual

adjective

  • 1Composed of individuals all of the same sex; suited to or involving one sex only.

  • 2Zoology. Having the male and female reproductive organs in different individuals; dioecious; producing only one kind of gamete (male or female), not hermaphroditic.

  • 3Sexually attracted to members of one sex exclusively; not bisexual.

noun

  • A person who is sexually attracted to members of one sex exclusively.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Philosophical Review. From mono- + sexual [noun].

Pronunciation

monosexual

/ˌmɒnə(ʊ)ˈsɛkʃʊəl//ˌmɒnə(ʊ)ˈsɛkʃ(ʊ)l//ˌmɒnə(ʊ)ˈsɛksjʊ(ə)l/