adjective dip·loi·dal \dəˈplȯidəl, (ˈ)di¦p-\

Definition of diploidal

  1. :  belonging to or characterized by the symmetry of the class of isometric crystals having diad axes parallel to the crystallographic axes, triad axes in the directions of the cube body diagonal, and axial mirror-image planes of symmetry

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Origin and Etymology of diploidal

1diploid + -al

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a brief usually trivial fact

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