mixoploid

noun
mixo·​ploid | \ ˈmiksəˌplȯid\
plural -s

Definition of mixoploid

: an organism having different numbers of genomes in different cells : chimera

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Other Words from mixoploid

mixoploidy \ -​ˌplȯidē \ noun, plural -es

History and Etymology for mixoploid

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

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