What is a haploid?

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Keith Hord

A haploid is an organism or cell having only one complete set of chromosomes.

A set of chromosomes having only 1 member of each chromosome pair. The sperm and egg are haploid & in humans have 23 chromosomes.

A haploid in biology is something pertaining to a single set of chromosomes.

A single set of chromosomes (half the full set of genetic material), present in the egg and sperm cells.


Keefe Berry

Haploid is having a single set of chromosomes, an organism or cell having only one complete set of chromosomes.

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