heteroploidy


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heteroploidy

 [het´er-o-ploi″de]
the state of having an abnormal number of chromosomes.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

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]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

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]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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