Meiosis - sets of chromosomes. In human cells, for example,...

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Meiosis Most plant and animal cells are diploid.  The term  diploid  is derived from the Greek  diplos , meaning “double”  or “two”; the term implies that the cells of plants and animals have two 
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Unformatted text preview: sets of chromosomes. In human cells, for example, 46 chromosomes are organized in 23 pairs. Hence, human cells are diploid in that they have two sets of 23 chromosomes per set....
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