hypodiploid


hy·po·dip·loid

adjective \ˌhī-pō-ˈdi-ˌplid\

Definition of HYPODIPLOID

:  having slightly fewer than the diploid number of chromosomes
hy·po·dip·loi·dy \-ˌpli-dē\ noun

First Known Use of HYPODIPLOID

1962

hy·po·dip·loid

adjective \ˌhī-pō-ˈdip-ˌlid\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HYPODIPLOID

: having slightly fewer than the diploid number of chromosomes
hy·po·dip·loi·dy \-ˌlid-ē\ noun, plural -dies

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