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euploid

/ˈjuːplɔɪd/
adjective
1.
having chromosomes present in an exact multiple of the haploid number
noun
2.
a euploid cell or individual
Compare aneuploid
Derived Forms
euploidy, noun
Word Origin
C20: from eu- + -ploid, as in haploid
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euploid in Medicine

euploid eu·ploid (yōō'ploid')
adj.
Having a chromosome number that is an exact multiple of the haploid number for the species. n.
An organism having a euploid chromosome number.


eu'ploi'dy n.
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