aneuploidy

[ ănyə-ploi′dē ]

n.

The state of having a chromosome number that is not a multiple of the haploid number.

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Scientific definitions for aneuploidy

aneuploidy
[ ănyə-ploi′dē ]

The state or condition of being aneuploid.
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