hypodiploid

adjective
hy·​po·​dip·​loid | \ˌhī-pō-ˈdi-ˌplȯid \

Definition of hypodiploid 

: having slightly fewer than the diploid number of chromosomes

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hypodiploidy \ˌhī-​pō-​ˈdi-​ˌplȯi-​dē \ noun

First Known Use of hypodiploid

1962, in the meaning defined above

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hypodiploid

adjective
hy·​po·​dip·​loid | \ˌhī-pō-ˈdip-ˌlȯid \

Medical Definition of hypodiploid 

: having slightly fewer than the diploid number of chromosomes

Other Words from hypodiploid

hypodiploidy \-​ˌlȯid-​ē \ noun plural -dies

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