mixoploid

noun mixo·ploid \ ˈmiksəˌplȯid \

Definition of mixoploid

plural -s
:an organism having different numbers of genomes in different cells :chimera

mixoploidy

\-ˌplȯidē\ noun, plural -es

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Origin and Etymology of mixoploid

International Scientific Vocabulary mixo- + -ploid; probably originally formed in German


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