WORD OF THE DAY


WORD OF THE DAY
Monoculture
MON-ə-cull-cher
Part of speech: noun
Origin: French, early 20th century
1

The practice of growing a single crop at a time

2

A single crop grown in an area

Examples of Monoculture in a sentence

“Corn is such a valuable commodity that many farmers practice monoculture of the crop.”

“The swampland was overgrown with the monoculture, and no other crops could thrive.”