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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having a chromosome number that is not a whole-number multiple of the haploid chromosome number for that species.

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  • adj. Having a chromosome number that is neither the haploid nor the diploid number normal in the species.

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  • n. (genetics) an organism or cell having a chromosome number that is not an even multiple of the haploid chromosome number for that species

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