|a.||1.||Of, pertaining to, or uttered in, a monotone; monotonous.|
|2.||(Math.) Always increasing or always decreasing, as the value of the independent variable increases; - of a function.|
|Adj.||1.||monotonic - of a sequence or function; consistently increasing and never decreasing or consistently decreasing and never increasing in value|
nonmonotonic - not monotonic
|2.||monotonic - sounded or spoken in a tone unvarying in pitch; "the owl's faint monotonous hooting"|
|monotonic - In domain theory, a function f : D -> C is monotonic (or
for all x,y in D, x <= y => f(x) <= f(y).
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