homoploid

[ hoh-muh-ploid, hom-uh- ]
/ ˈhoʊ məˌplɔɪd, ˈhɒm ə- /

adjective Genetics.

of an organism or a cell whose set of chromosomes exhibits the same degree of ploidy as an organism or cell with which it is compared.

Nearby words

  1. homophyly,
  2. homoplastic,
  3. homoplastic graft,
  4. homoplasty,
  5. homoplasy,
  6. homopolar,
  7. homopolymer,
  8. homopteran,
  9. homopterous,
  10. homorganic

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