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See also diploïd
diploid (not comparable)
- (cytology) Of a cell, having a pair of each type of chromosome, one of the pair being derived from the ovum and the other from the spermatozoon. Most somatic cells of higher organisms are diploid.
Derived terms 
of a cell, having a pair of each type of chromosome
See also 
diploid (plural diploids)