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amphiploid

adjective am·phi·ploid \ˈam(p)-fi-ˌplid\

Definition of AMPHIPLOID

of an interspecific hybrid
:  having at least one complete diploid set of chromosomes derived from each parent species
amphiploid noun
am·phi·ploi·dy \-ˌpli-dē\ noun

First Known Use of AMPHIPLOID

1945

amphiploid

adjective am·phi·ploid \ˈam(p)-fi-ˌplid\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of AMPHIPLOID

of an interspecific hybrid :  having at least one complete diploid set of chromosomes derived from each ancestral species
amphiploid noun
am·phi·ploi·dy \-ˌplid-ē\ noun, plural am·phi·ploi·dies

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