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[hap-loh-sis] /hæpˈloʊ sɪs/

noun, Biology.
the production of haploid chromosome groups during meiosis.
(biology) the production of a haploid number of chromosomes during meiosis

haplosis hap·lo·sis (hāp-lō’sĭs)
Reduction of the diploid number of chromosomes by one half during meiosis, resulting in the haploid number.


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