hyperploid

adjective hy·per·ploid \ ˈhī-pər-ˌplȯid \

Definition of hyperploid

: having a chromosome number slightly greater than an exact multiple of the monoploid number

hyperploid

noun

hyperploidy

play \ˈhī-pər-ˌplȯi-dē\ noun

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hyperploid

adjective hy·per·ploid \ ˈhī-pər-ˌplȯid \

medical Definition of hyperploid

: having a chromosome number slightly greater than an exact multiple of the monoploid or haploid number

hyperploid

noun

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