polyploid complex

noun

Definition of polyploid complex

: a complex group of interrelated hybrids produced by the intercrossing of related autopolyploids and allopolyploids that is in some respects comparable to a taxonomic genus — compare polyploid series

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“Polyploid complex.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/polyploid%20complex. Accessed 7 Oct. 2022.

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