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Haploid

Hap´loid   Pronunciation: hăp´loid
a.1.(Biol.) having half the number of chromosomes normally present in somatic cells; having only one chromosome of each type, and therefore having only one complete set of genes; Contrasted with diploid and polyploid. See also diploid.
Noun1.haploid - (genetics) an organism or cell having only one complete set of chromosomes
Adj.1.haploid - of a cell or organism having a single set of chromosomes
Synonyms: haploidic, monoploid
Antonyms:
diploid - of a cell or organism having two sets of chromosomes or twice the haploid number; "diploid somatic cells"
polyploid - of a cell or organism having more than twice the haploid number of chromosomes; "a polyploid cell"; "a polyploid species"
diploid, genetic science, genetics, haploidic, monoploid, polyploid
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