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hexaploid

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adjective hexa·ploid \ˈhek-sə-ˌplȯid\

Definition of hexaploid

  1. :  having or being six times the monoploid chromosome number

hexaploid noun
hexa·ploi·dy play \-ˌplȯi-dē\ noun


Origin of hexaploid

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1912


Medical Dictionary

hexaploid

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adjective hexa·ploid \ˈhek-sə-ˌplȯid\

Medical Definition of hexaploid

  1. :  having or being six times the monoploid chromosome number

  2. hexaploid noun
    hexa·ploi·dy \-ˌplȯid-ē\play noun, plural hexa·ploi·dies




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