monad

  • 1 monad's — monad …

    Philosophy dictionary

  • 2 Monad — • The word monad is used by the neo Platonists to signify the One; for instance, in the letters of the Christian Platonist Synesius, God is described as the Monad of Monads Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Monad     Monad …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 3 Monad — may refer to: Contents 1 Philosophy 2 Mathematics and computer science 3 Music 4 Biology 5 …

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  • 4 Monad — Mon ad, n. [L. monas, adis, a unit, Gr. ?, ?, fr. mo nos alone.] 1. An ultimate atom, or simple, unextended point; something ultimate and indivisible. [1913 Webster] 2. (Philos. of Leibnitz) The elementary and indestructible units which were… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 monad — [mō′nad΄, män′ad΄] n. [LL monas (gen. monadis) < Gr monas (gen. monados), a unit, unity < monos, alone: see MONO ] 1. a unit; something simple and indivisible 2. Biol. a) any simple, single celled organism, specif., a simple type of… …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 monad — monad. См. монада. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …

    Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • 7 monad — index individual, unit (item) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 8 monad — (n.) unity, arithmetical unit, 1610s, from L.L. monas (gen. monadis), from Gk. monas unit, from monos alone (see MONO (Cf. mono )). In Leibnitz s philosophy, an ultimate unit of being (1748). Related: Monadic …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9 Monad — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Pour le mot anglais Monad, voir Monade Monad est aussi le nom de code de Windows PowerShell Articles connexes (en) Monad (Gn …

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  • 10 monad — monadic /meuh nad ik/, monadical, monadal, adj. monadically, adv. /mon ad, moh nad/, n. 1. Biol. a. any simple, single celled organism. b. any of various small, flagellate, colorless ameboids with one to three flagella, esp. of the genus Monas …

    Universalium

  • 11 monad — noun Etymology: Late Latin monad , monas, from Greek, from monos Date: 1615 1. a. unit, one b. atom 1 c. an elementary individual substance which reflects the order of the world and from which material properties are derived 2. a flagellated… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 12 Monad — Monade (gr. μονάς monás, Genetiv monádos; lat. monas, Genetiv monadis‚ die Einzelheit, die Einheit) bezeichnet: Monade (Biologie), die Form eines Einzellers Monade (Genetik), Bestandteil einer Dyade Monade (Kategorientheorie), mathematisches… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 13 monad — [ mɒnad, məʊ ] noun 1》 technical a single unit; the number one. 2》 Philosophy (in the philosophy of Leibniz) an indivisible and hence ultimately simple entity, e.g. an atom or a person. 3》 Biology, dated a single celled organism or a single cell …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 14 monad — mon•ad [[t]ˈmɒn æd, ˈmoʊ næd[/t]] n. 1) mcr a flagellated protozoan, esp. of the genus Monas[/ex] 2) chem. an element, atom, or group having a valence of one 3) pho an indivisible metaphysical entity, esp. one having an autonomous life 4) a… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 15 monad — vienvalentis atomas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Tik vieną viengubąjį ryšį sudarantis atomas. atitikmenys: angl. monad; univalent atom rus. одновалентный атом …

    Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 16 monad — n. 1 the number one; a unit. 2 Philos. any ultimate unit of being (e.g. a soul, an atom, a person, God). 3 Biol. a simple organism, e.g. one assumed as the first in the genealogy of living beings. Derivatives: monadic adj. monadism n. (in sense… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 17 monad — noun a) An ultimate atom, or simple, unextended point; something ultimate and indivisible. b) A monoid in the category of endofunctors. See Also: monadic …

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  • 18 monad — 1. A univalent element or radical. 2. A unicellular organism. 3. In meiosis, the single chromosome derived from a tetrad after the first and second maturation divisions. [G. monas, the number one, unity] * * * mo·nad …

    Medical dictionary

  • 19 monad — Concept developed by Leibniz, in whose philosophy monads are the true unities and hence the only true substances. Monads are extensionless, mental entities, capable of perceptions and appetitive states, but each of them self sufficient and… …

    Philosophy dictionary

  • 20 monad- — ► prefijo Componente de palabra procedente del gr. monas, monados, que significa unidad: ■ monadelfo; monadología. TAMBIÉN monado …

    Enciclopedia Universal


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