hypoploid


hy·po·ploid

adjective \ˈhī-pō-ˌplid\

Definition of HYPOPLOID

:  having a chromosome number slightly less than an exact multiple of the monoploid number
hypoploid noun

First Known Use of HYPOPLOID

1930

hy·po·ploid

adjective \ˈhī-pō-ˌplid\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HYPOPLOID

: having a chromosome number slightly less than an exact multiple of the monoploid or haploid number
hypoploid noun
hy·po·ploi·dy \-ˌplid-ē\ noun, plural hy·po·ploi·dies

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