Hypoploid definition

hīpō-ploid
Having a chromosome number lower by only a few chromosomes than the normal diploid number.
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Having one or more fewer chromosomes than the characteristic euploid number of chromosomes.
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Having a chromosome number lower by only a few chromosomes than the normal diploid number.
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(genetics) Having a number of chromosomes that is less than an exact multiple of the haploid number.
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Origin of hypoploid

  • From hypo- +‎ -ploid

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