diplont definition by Webster's New World
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an animal or plant whose somatic nuclei are diploid
Origin: ; from dipl(o)- plush -ont, a cell, organism (; from Classical Greek ontos: see onto-)
diplont definition by American Heritage Dictionary
An organism having somatic cells with the diploid number of chromosomes.
- dip·lontˈic adjective