endopolyploidy

noun
en·​do·​poly·​ploidy | \ ˌen-dō-ˈpä-li-ˌplȯi-dē How to pronounce endopolyploidy (audio) \

Definition of endopolyploidy

: a polyploid state in which the chromosomes have divided repeatedly without subsequent division of the nucleus or cell

Other Words from endopolyploidy

endopolyploid \ ˌen-​dō-​ˈpä-​li-​ˌplȯid How to pronounce endopolyploidy (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of endopolyploidy

1945, in the meaning defined above

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“Endopolyploidy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/endopolyploidy. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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endopolyploidy

noun
en·​do·​poly·​ploi·​dy | \ ˌen-dō-ˈpäl-i-ˌplȯid-ē How to pronounce endopolyploidy (audio) \
plural endopolyploidies

Medical Definition of endopolyploidy

: a polyploid state in which the chromosomes have divided repeatedly without subsequent division of the nucleus or cell

Other Words from endopolyploidy

endopolyploid \ -​ˌplȯid How to pronounce endopolyploidy (audio) \ adjective

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