hypoploid

adjective
hy·​po·​ploid | \ ˈhī-pō-ˌplȯid How to pronounce hypoploid (audio) \

Definition of hypoploid

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

Other Words from hypoploid

hypoploid noun

First Known Use of hypoploid

1930, in the meaning defined above

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“Hypoploid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hypoploid. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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hypoploid

adjective
hy·​po·​ploid | \ ˈhī-pō-ˌplȯid How to pronounce hypoploid (audio) \

Medical Definition of hypoploid

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

Other Words from hypoploid

hypoploid noun
hypoploidy \ -​ˌplȯid-​ē How to pronounce hypoploid (audio) \ noun, plural hypoploidies

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