polyploid

adjective poly·ploid \ ˈpä-lē-ˌplȯid \

Definition of polyploid

:having or being a chromosome number that is a multiple greater than two of the monoploid number

polyploid

noun

polyploidy

play \-ˌplȯi-dē\ noun

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polyploid

adjective poly·ploid \ ˈpäl-i-ˌplȯid \

medical Definition of polyploid

:having or being a chromosome number that is a multiple greater than two of the monoploid number

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polyploid

noun

medical Definition of polyploid

:a polyploid individual

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