allopolyploid

allopolyploid
noun Date: 1928 a polyploid individual or strain having a chromosome set composed of two or more chromosome sets derived more or less complete from different speciesallopolyploid adjectiveallopolyploidy noun

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  • allopolyploid — I. ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈpäləˌplȯid noun ( s) Etymology: all + polyploid : an individual or strain exhibiting allopolyploidy II. | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ adjective : exhibiting allopolyploidy : being an allopolyploid * * * allopolyp …   Useful english dictionary

  • allopolyploid — allopolyploidy /al euh pol euh ploy dee/, n. /al euh pol euh ployd /, Biol. adj. 1. having more than two haploid sets of chromosomes that are dissimilar and derived from different species. n. 2. an allopolyploid cell or organism. Cf.… …   Universalium

  • allopolyploid — An alloploid having three or more haploid sets of chromosomes. [allo + polyploid] * * * al·lo·poly·ploid .al ō päl i .plȯid n an individual or strain whose chromosomes are composed of more than two genomes each of which has been derived more or… …   Medical dictionary

  • allopolyploid — al•lo•pol•y•ploid [[t]ˌæl əˈpɒl əˌplɔɪd[/t]] adj. 1) gen having more than two haploid sets of chromosomes that are dissimilar and derived from different species 2) gen an allopolyploid cell or organism • Etymology: 1925–30 al lo•pol′y•ploi dy, n …   From formal English to slang

  • allopolyploid — /æləˈpɒləplɔɪd/ (say aluh poluhployd) adjective 1. having more than two haploid sets of chromosomes that are dissimilar and derived from different species. –noun 2. an allopolyploid cell or organism. {allo + polyploid} –allopolyploidy… …   Australian English dictionary

  • allopolyploid — aloploidas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Hibridinis organizmas, gautas sujungus ne mažiau kaip du skirtingų rūšių ar genčių genomus. atitikmenys: angl. alloploid; allopolyploid rus. аллоплоид; аллополиплоид ryšiai: sinonimas –… …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • allopolyploid — n. [Gr. allos, other; polyploos, many fold; eidos, form] A polyploid produced by the chromosome doubling of a species or genus hybrid, that is, of an individual with two unlike chromosome sets …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • allopolyploid — 1. adjective Having multiple complete sets of chromosomes derived from different species 2. noun Such an organism …   Wiktionary

  • allopolyploid — al·lo·pol·y·ploid …   English syllables

  • allopolyploid — A polyploid organism with sets of chromosomes derived from different species. Opposite: autopolyploid …   Glossary of Biotechnology

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