allopolyploid


al·lo·poly·ploid

noun \ˌa-lō-ˈpä-li-ˌplid\

Definition of ALLOPOLYPLOID

:  a polyploid individual or strain having a chromosome set composed of two or more chromosome sets derived more or less complete from different species
allopolyploid adjective
al·lo·poly·ploi·dy \-ˌpli-dē\ noun

First Known Use of ALLOPOLYPLOID

1928

al·lo·poly·ploid

noun \ˌal-ō-ˈpäl-i-ˌplid\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ALLOPOLYPLOID

: an individual or strain whose chromosomes are composed of more than two genomes each of which has been derived more or less complete but possibly modified from one of two or more species—compare autopolyploid
allopolyploid adjective
al·lo·poly·ploi·dy \-ˌplid-ē\ noun, plural al·lo·poly·ploi·dies

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