polyploid definition

  • adjective:
    • Having more than one additional units of chromosomes: a polyploid species; a polyploid mobile.
    • having above the typical number of complete units of chromosomes in one single mobile
    • of a cell or organism having a lot more than two times the haploid amount of chromosomes
  • noun:
    • An organism with over two sets of chromosomes.
    • a cell or organism that has over the typical amount of total units of chromosomes
    • (genetics) an organism or cellular having above twice the haploid quantity of chromosomes

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