Definition of haplontic in English:

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haplontic

Pronunciation: /hapˈlɒntɪk/

adjective

Genetics
(Of an alga or other lower plant) having a life cycle in which the main form is haploid, with a diploid zygote being formed only briefly. Compare with diplontic and diplohaplontic.

Derivatives

haplont

noun

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