hyperploid


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hyperploid

 [hi´per-ploid]
1. characterized by hyperploidy.
2. an individual or cell exhibiting hyperploidy.

hyperploid

(hī′pər-ploid′)
adj.
Having a chromosome number greater than but not an exact multiple of the normal euploid number.

hy′per·ploid′ n.
hy′per·ploi′dy n.