Diploid in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Diploid

of a cell, having two complete sets of chromosomes, one from each parent

Examples of Diploid in a sentence

A diploid is a type of cell that contains two sets of chromosomes.  🔊

Diploid cells reproduce through the process of mitosis.  🔊

Somatic cells in your body are all diploid cells.  🔊

During reproduction, gametes bind together to form a diploid zygote.  🔊

Found in almost all animal cells, diploid cells contain two sets of chromosomes.  🔊

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