Q.what does diploid and haploid mean?

Asked by deepitapai | 21st Dec, 2008, 07:54: PM

Expert Answer:

Haploid refers to a cell or organism having a single set of chromosomes.

 

An organism or cell having the normal amount of DNA per cell, i.e. two sets of chromosomes or twice the haploid number is known as Diploid.

Answered by  | 21st Dec, 2008, 09:56: PM

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