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  • as intwo
  • as intwofold

synonyms for diploid

  • amphibian
  • binary
  • amphibious
  • bicameral
  • bifurcate
  • bigeminal
  • bilateral
  • binal
  • bipartisan
  • bipartite
  • bisected
  • dichotomic
  • dichotomous
  • distichous
  • dual
  • dualistic
  • dyadic
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How to use diploid in a sentence

As you may recall, nearly all animals are diploid, meaning they carry two copies of their genome.
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There are several kinds of naturally occurring diploid potatoes.
POTATO INNOVATION HAS STAGNATED FOR DECADES. SEXUAL REPRODUCTION MIGHT GET IT UNSTUCK.KATIE MCLEANDECEMBER 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Many major crops such as corn already use hybrid diploid breeding, and we know a lot about the “parent” crops involved in any given cross.
POTATO INNOVATION HAS STAGNATED FOR DECADES. SEXUAL REPRODUCTION MIGHT GET IT UNSTUCK.KATIE MCLEANDECEMBER 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
In animals, as in plants, the diploid generation attained the higher development and gradually assumed the dominant position.
DARWIN AND MODERN SCIENCEA.C. SEWARD AND OTHERS
The uninitiated sees in the more highly organised plants only a succession of diploid generations.
DARWIN AND MODERN SCIENCEA.C. SEWARD AND OTHERS
Similarly all the higher animals appear to us as independent organisms with diploid nuclei only.
DARWIN AND MODERN SCIENCEA.C. SEWARD AND OTHERS
They appear with this arrangement in all subsequent nuclear divisions in the diploid generation.
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Diploid (2n) chromosome numbers were determined from cells in late prophase and metaphase of mitosis.
NEOTROPICAL HYLID FROGS, GENUS SMILISCAWILLIAM E. DUELLMAN
Technically the tissue-cells are said to contain the diploid number of chromosomes, the gametes the reduced or haploid number.
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WORDS RELATED TO DIPLOID

  • amphibian
  • amphibious
  • bicameral
  • bifurcate
  • bigeminal
  • bilateral
  • binal
  • binary
  • bipartisan
  • bipartite
  • bisected
  • dichotomic
  • dichotomous
  • diploid
  • distichous
  • dual
  • dualistic
  • dyadic
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