from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having a chromosome number greater than but not an exact multiple of the normal euploid number.
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- adj. Having a number of chromosomes that exceeds an exact multiple of the haploid number
From hyper- + -ploid (Wiktionary)
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