Monograph meaning

mŏnə-grăf
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A book or long article, esp. a scholarly one, on a single subject or a limited aspect of a subject.
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The definition of a monograph is a long, detailed scholarly piece of writing on a specific subject.

An example of a monograph is a book on how the human body uses Vitamin D.

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A scholarly book or a treatise on a single subject or a group of related subjects, usually written by one person.

I had never given much thought to the role of darkness in ordinary human affairs until I read a monograph prepared by John Staudenmaier, a historian of technology and a Jesuit priest, for a recent conference at MIT. Cullen Murphy, "Hello Darkness", The Atlantic Monthly, March 1996, Volume 277, No. 3, pp. 22-24.

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To write a monograph on (a subject).
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A scholarly piece of writing of essay or book length on a specific, often limited subject.
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To write a monograph on.
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(historical) A treatise on a single genus, species, etc. of plant or animal.
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Origin of monograph

  • mono- (“one") +"Ž -graph (“write")

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