diplophase

noun
dip·​lo·​phase | \ ˈdi-plə-ˌfāz How to pronounce diplophase (audio) \

Definition of diplophase

: a diploid phase in a life cycle

First Known Use of diplophase

circa 1925, in the meaning defined above

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“Diplophase.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diplophase. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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diplophase

noun
dip·​lo·​phase | \ ˈdip-lə-ˌfāz How to pronounce diplophase (audio) \

Medical Definition of diplophase

: a diploid phase in a life cycle

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