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(of a circuit or device) having only one stable position or state.
- ‘The points labeled I and 2 in Fig.2 are monostable in the deterministic limit.’
- ‘In the deterministic limit, the system is monostable.’
- ‘A bistable switch has several advantages over a monostable switch in a biological network.’
A device or circuit having only one stable position or state.
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