diploidy

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diploid (ˈdɪplɔɪd)
 
adj
1.  biology (of cells or organisms) having pairs of homologous chromosomes so that twice the haploid number is present
2.  double or twofold
 
n
3.  biology a diploid cell or organism
 
dip'loidic
 
adj
 
'diploidy
 
n

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diploidy dip·loi·dy (dĭp'loi'dē)
n.
The state or condition of being diploid.

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diploidy   (dĭp'loi'dē)  Pronunciation Key 
The state or condition of being diploid.
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