hexaploid

adjective
hexa·ploid | \ˈhek-sə-ˌplȯid \

Definition of hexaploid 

: having or being six times the monoploid chromosome number

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hexaploid noun
hexaploidy \ˈhek-sə-ˌplȯi-dē \ noun

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1912, in the meaning defined above

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hexaploid

adjective
hexa·ploid | \ˈhek-sə-ˌplȯid \

Medical Definition of hexaploid 

: having or being six times the monoploid chromosome number

Other Words from hexaploid

hexaploid noun
hexaploidy \-ˌplȯid-ē \ noun plural -dies

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