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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