monovalent definition

  • adjective:
    • Chemistry Having a valence of just one; univalent.
    • Immunology Containing antigens from one stress of a microorganism: a monovalent vaccine; a monovalent serum.
    • Immunology Having just one web site of accessory. Applied of an antibody or antigen.
    • univalent
    • Having a valence of 1; univalent. See univalent.
    • having a valence of 1
    • containing only 1 style of antibody
  • others:
    • In chem., having a valence equal to that hydrogen, represented by unity. In addition, plus precisely, called univalent.

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