heteroploidy


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heteroploidy

 [het´er-o-ploi″de]
the state of having an abnormal number of chromosomes.

het·er·o·ploi·dy

(het'ĕr-ō-ploy'dē),
The state of a cell possessing some number of complete haploid sets other than the norm.
[hetero- + G. ploides, in form]

heteroploidy

/het·ero·ploi·dy/ (-ploi″de) the state of having an abnormal number of chromosomes.

heteroploidy

[het′ərəploi′dē]
the state or condition of having an abnormal number of chromosomes, either more or less than that characteristic of the somatic cell of the species.

het·er·o·ploi·dy

(het'ĕr-ō-ploy'dē)
The state of a cell possessing some number of complete haploid sets other than the normal.
[hetero- + G. ploides, in form]

heteroploidy

the state of having an abnormal number of chromosomes.
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