Unvarying in quality or characteristics, such as pitch, tone, style, or color.
In mathematics, steadily increasing or decreasing in value. See also oscillator.
(mathematics) Said of a function that either never decreases or never increases as its independent variable increases.
Origin of monotonic
- From Modern Greek μονοτονικός (monotonikós), derived from Ancient Greek μόνος (monos, “single") plus τονικός (tonikos, “accented").