Definitions for diploidˈdɪp lɔɪd
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(genetics) an organism or cell having the normal amount of DNA per cell; i.e., two sets of chromosomes or twice the haploid number
of a cell or organism having two sets of chromosomes or twice the haploid number
"diploid somatic cells"
A cell which is diploid.
An organism with diploid cells.
Of a cell, having a pair of each type of chromosome, one of the pair being derived from the ovum and the other from the spermatozoon. Most somatic cells of higher organisms are diploid.
a solid bounded by twenty-four similar quadrilateral faces. It is a hemihedral form of the hexoctahedron
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