Definition of Ploidies

1. ploidy [n] - See also: ploidy



Medical Definition of Ploidies

1. The degree of replication of the chromosome set in the karyotype. (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ploidies

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ploidies (current term)
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Literary usage of Ploidies

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1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"The level of risk for mental retardation or behavioral abnormality in the infants with sex chromosome aneu- ploidies is currently unclear, and adequate ..."

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