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autopolyploid

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noun au·to·poly·ploid \ˌȯ-tō-ˈpä-lē-ˌplȯid\

Definition of autopolyploid

  1. :  an individual or strain whose chromosome complement consists of more than two complete copies of the genome of a single ancestral species

autopolyploid adjective
autopolyploidyplay \-ˌplȯi-dē\ noun


1928

First Known Use of autopolyploid

1928


Medical Dictionary

autopolyploid

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noun au·to·poly·ploid \ˌȯt-ō-ˈpäl-i-ˌplȯid\

Medical Definition of autopolyploid

  1. :  an individual or strain whose chromosome complement consists of more than two complete copies of the genome of a single ancestral species—compare allopolyploid

autopolyploid adjective
autopolyploidy \-ˌplȯid-ē\play noun plural autopolyploidies



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