-gamous


-gamous

adjective combining form

Definition of -GAMOUS

1
:  characterized by having or practicing (such) a marriage or (so many) marriages <exogamous>
2
:  -gamic <heterogamous>

Origin of -GAMOUS

Greek -gamos, from gamos marriage, from gamein to marry

-g·a·mous

adjective combining form \gə-məs\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of -GAMOUS

1
: characterized by having or practicing (such) a marriage or (such or so many) marriages <monogamous>
2
: having (such) gametes or reproductive organs or (such) a mode of fertilization <heterogamous>

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