Monoid etymology


English word monoid comes from English -oid, English mono- (One.)

Etymology of monoid

Detailed word origin of monoid

Dictionary entry Language Definition
-oid English (en) Of similar form to, but not the same as. Having the likeness of. Forms adjectives and nouns.
mono- English (en) One.
monoid English (en) (mathematics) A set which is closed under an associative binary operation, and which contains an element which is an identity for the operation.

Words with the same origin as monoid

Descendants of -oid

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