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.
Of an organism, having diploid cells.
Of a certain symmetry class with 24 congruent irregular quadrilateral faces.
A cell which is diploid.
An organism with diploid cells.
Having a single set of unpaired chromosomes.
“Examples of haploid cells are prokaryotes and the gametes of eukaryotes.”
A cell which is haploid.
An organism, such as a fungus, with haploid cells.