aneuploid

adjective an·eu·ploid \ ˈan-yu̇-ˌploid \

Definition of aneuploid

: having or being a chromosome number that is not an exact multiple of the usually haploid number — compare euploid

aneuploid

noun

aneuploidy

play \-ˌplȯi-dē\ noun

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First Known Use of aneuploid

1926


Medical Dictionary

aneuploid

adjective an·eu·ploid \ ˈan-yu̇-ˌploid \

medical Definition of aneuploid

: having or being a chromosome number that is not an exact multiple of the usually haploid number — compare euploid

aneuploid

noun

aneuploidy

play \-ˌplȯid-ē\ noun plural -dies

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