monotonic vs. monotonous – The Correct Way to Use Each | Confusing Words
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Monotonic

Definition:

speaking in an unchanged tone or pitch or (Mathematics)of a sequence or function; consistently increasing and never decreasing or consistently decreasing and never increasing in value

Examples:

The lecture was delivered in a monotonic style.

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Monotonous

Definition:

tediously repetitious or lacking in variety

Examples:

nothing is so monotonous as the sea

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