diplont

noun
dip·​lont | \ ˈdip-ˌlänt How to pronounce diplont (audio) \

Medical Definition of diplont

: an organism with somatic cells having the diploid chromosome number — compare haplont

Other Words from diplont

diplontic \ dip-​ˈlänt-​ik How to pronounce diplontic (audio) \ adjective

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“Diplont.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/diplont. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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