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haploid (not comparable)
- (cytology) (of a cell) Having a single set of unpaired chromosomes.
An example of a haploid cell is a gamete.
having a single set of unpaired chromosomes
haploid (plural haploids)
- A cell which is haploid.
- An organism, such as a fungus, with haploid cells.