aneuploid

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an·eu·ploid

 (ăn′yə-ploid′)
adj.
Having a chromosome number that is not a multiple of the haploid number for the species.
n.
A cell or an organism characterized by an aneuploid chromosome number.


an′eu·ploi′dy (-ploi′dē) n.

aneuploid

(ˈænjʊˌplɔɪd)
adj
(Genetics) (of polyploid cells or organisms) having a chromosome number that is not an exact multiple of the haploid number, caused by one chromosome set being incomplete
n
(Genetics) a cell or individual of this type
ˈaneuˌploidy n
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Adj.1.aneuploid - having a chromosome number that is not an exact multiple of the haploid number