autopolyploid

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

Definition of autopolyploid 

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

Other Words from autopolyploid

autopolyploid adjective
autopolyploidy \-​ˌplȯi-​dē \ noun

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1928, in the meaning defined above

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autopolyploid

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

Medical Definition of autopolyploid 

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

Other Words from autopolyploid

autopolyploid adjective
autopolyploidy \-​ˌplȯid-​ē \ noun plural -dies

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