hypoploid

adjective hy·po·ploid \ ˈhī-pō-ˌplȯid \

Definition of hypoploid

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

hypoploid

noun

First Known Use of hypoploid

1930

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hypoploid

adjective hy·po·ploid \ ˈhī-pō-ˌplȯid \

medical Definition of hypoploid

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

hypoploid

noun

hypoploidy

play \-ˌplȯid-ē\ noun, plural -dies

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