- having more than two haploid sets of chromosomes that are derived from the same ancestral species.
- an autopolyploid cell or organism.
Origin of autopolyploid
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- (of cells, organisms, etc) having more than two sets of haploid chromosomes inherited from a single species
- an organism or cell of this type
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