Haploid in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Haploid

having a single set of unpaired chromosomes

Examples of Haploid in a sentence

Haploid drones have 16 chromosomes and not 32 like the diploid queen. 🔊

The eggs and sperm are haploid and contain only one chromosome from each pair. 🔊

Most fungi and algae are haploid and contain a set of single, unpaired chromosomes. 🔊

A single-celled haploid organism has only one set of chromosomes and is much larger than a diploid organism with two. 🔊

Haploid plants are homozygous because they contain only one version of every gene. 🔊

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