Definition of monaxon in English:

monaxon

adjective

  • Zoology. Of a sponge spicule: having a single (straight or curved) axis.

noun

  • Zoology. A monaxon sponge spicule.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Encyclopaedia Britannica.

Pronunciation

monaxon

/ˌmɒnˈaksɒn/