diplobiont

noun
dip·​lo·​bi·​ont | \¦diplō¦bīˌänt, də̇ˈplōbēˌänt\
plural -s

Definition of diplobiont 

: an organism in which a haploid generation alternates with a usually morphologically dissimilar diploid generation — compare diplohaplont

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Other Words from diplobiont

diplobiontic \ ¦diplōˌbī¦äntik, də̇¦plōbē¦äntik \ adjective

History and Etymology for diplobiont

dipl- + -biont

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