# monomorphism

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**Monomorphism**— This page is about the mathematical term. For other uses, see Monomorphic (disambiguation) or Polymorphism (disambiguation). In the context of abstract algebra or universal algebra, a monomorphism is an injective homomorphism. A monomorphism from … Wikipedia**monomorphism**— noun see monomorphic … New Collegiate Dictionary**monomorphism**— n. [Gr. monos, one; morphe, form] 1. A population that exhibits a single form; see polymorphism. 2. Species that contain only the female sex; see dimorphism. 3. (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) In social insects, having within a species or colony only a… … Dictionary of invertebrate zoology**monomorphism**— /mon euh mawr fiz euhm/, n. Math. a one to one homomorphism. [1955 60; MONO + MORPHISM] * * * … Universalium**monomorphism**— mono·mor·phism (mon″o morґfiz əm) the quality or condition of being monomorphic … Medical dictionary**monomorphism**— n. state of having a single shape, state of having one form (Biology) … English contemporary dictionary**monomorphism**— mono·mor·phism … English syllables**monomorphism**— ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ˌfizəm noun ( s) : the quality or state of being monomorphic … Useful english dictionary**Morphism**— In mathematics, a morphism is an abstraction derived from structure preserving mappings between two mathematical structures. The notion of morphism recurs in much of contemporary mathematics. In set theory, morphisms are functions; in linear… … Wikipedia**Epimorphism**— In category theory an epimorphism (also called an epic morphism or an epi) is a morphism f : X rarr; Y which is right cancellative in the following sense: : g 1 o f = g 2 o f implies g 1 = g 2 for all morphisms g 1, g 2 : Y rarr; Z .Epimorphisms… … Wikipedia