polyploidize

verb
poly·​ploid·​ize
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of polyploidize

transitive verb

: to cause to become polyploid polyploidize a plant

intransitive verb

: to induce polyploidy a polyploidizing agent

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History and Etymology for polyploidize

polyploid + -ize

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“Polyploidize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/polyploidize. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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