Definition of autoploid in English:

autoploid

noun

Biology

adjective

Biology

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in John Burdon Sanderson Haldane (1892–1964), geneticist. Either from auto- + -ploid, or perhaps shortened from autopolyploid.

Pronunciation

autoploid

/ˈɔːtə(ʊ)plɔɪd/