Definition of monochronic in US English:

monochronic

adjective

  • 1Relating to or dating from a single period of time; synchronous.

  • 2Performing tasks one at a time in a linear sequence.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Benjamin Smart (d. 1872), elocutionist and grammarian. From mono- + chronic.

Pronunciation

monochronic

/ˌmɒnə(ʊ)ˈkrɒnɪk/