Definition of orthoploid in English:

orthoploid

adjective

Biology
rare
  • Having a complete or balanced set of chromosomes; = "euploid".

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in The Botanical Gazette. From ortho- + -ploid, after German orthoploid.

Pronunciation

orthoploid

/ˈɔːθə(ʊ)plɔɪd/