triploid

adjective trip·loid \ ˈtri-ˌplȯid \

Definition of triploid

:having or being a chromosome number three times the monoploid number

triploid

noun

triploidy

play \-ˌplȯi-dē\ noun

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Origin and Etymology of triploid

International Scientific Vocabulary, from Latin triplus triple


Medical Dictionary

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triploid

adjective trip·loid \ ˈtrip-ˌlȯid \

medical Definition of triploid

:having or being a chromosome number three times the monoploid number

triploidy

play \-ˌlȯid-ē\ noun plural -dies

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triploid

noun

medical Definition of triploid

:a triploid individual

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