triploid
adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary, from Latin triplus triple Date: 1911 having or being a chromosome number three times the monoploid number • triploid nountriploidy noun

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  • triploid — TRIPLOÍD, Ă, triploizi, de, adj. (bot.; despre plante) Care prezintă trei seturi de bază de cromozomi. – Din fr. triploïde, engl. triploid. Trimis de LauraGellner, 01.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  triploíd adj. m., pl. triploízi; …   Dicționar Român

  • triploid — [trip′loid΄] adj. [< L triplus,TRIPLE + OID] Biol. having three times the haploid number of chromosomes n. a triploid cell or organism triploidy [trip′loi΄dē] n …   English World dictionary

  • triploid — triploid. См. триплоид. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • triploid — Pertaining to or characteristic of triploidy. [tri + ploid] * * * trip·loid trip .lȯid adj having or being a chromosome number three times the monoploid number trip·loi·dy .lȯid ē n, pl dies triploid n …   Medical dictionary

  • Triploid — Unter einer Triploidie wird in der Genetik eine Besonderheit verstanden, bei der ein Lebewesen drei (lat. tri = drei) komplette haploide Chromosomensätze besitzt (3n). Im Tierreich ist Triploidie zum Teil nicht ungewöhnlich, auch bei Pflanzen ist …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • triploid — an abnormal chromosome complement, three times the number in gametes. The usual complement in a species is twice that in gametes, e.g. artificially induced in Ctenopharyhgodon idella for stocking purposes so that escapees cannot reproduce. The… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • triploid — triploidy, n. /trip loyd/, Biol. adj. 1. having a chromosome number that is three times the basic or haploid number. n. 2. a triploid cell or organism. [1910 15; TRI + PLOID] * * * …   Universalium

  • triploid — ◆ tri|plo|id 〈Adj.〉 mit dreifachem Chromosomensatz versehen [<grch. triploos „dreifach“ + eidos „Gestalt“] ◆ Die Buchstabenfolge tri|pl... kann in Fremdwörtern auch trip|l... getrennt werden. Davon ausgenommen sind Zusammensetzungen, in denen… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • triploid — adj. describing cells, tissues, or individuals in which there are three complete chromosome sets. Compare: haploid, diploid Derivatives: triploid n …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • triploid — trip•loid [[t]ˈtrɪp lɔɪd[/t]] adj. 1) dvl having a chromosome number that is three times the basic or haploid number 2) dvl a triploid cell or organism • Etymology: 1910–15 trip′loi•dy, n …   From formal English to slang

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