noun dip·lo·haplont \¦diplō+\

Definition of diplohaplont

  1. :  an organism in which a haploid generation alternates with a usually morphologically similar diploid generation — compare diplobiont


\¦diplō¦ha¦pläntik\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of diplohaplont

International Scientific Vocabulary dipl- + haplont

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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