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gametogenesis

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noun ga·me·to·gen·e·sis \gə-ˌmē-tə-ˈje-nə-səs, ˌga-mə-tə-\

Definition of gametogenesis

  1. :  the production of gametes

ga·me·to·gen·ic play \-ˈje-nik\ or gam·etog·e·nous play \ˌga-mə-ˈtä-jə-nəs\ adjective


Origin of gametogenesis

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1900


Medical Dictionary

gametogenesis

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noun ga·me·to·gen·e·sis \ˌgam-ə-tə-ˈjen-ə-səs, gə-ˌmēt-ə-\

Medical Definition of gametogenesis

plural ga·me·to·gen·e·ses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  the production of gametes

  2. gam·etog·e·nous \ˌgam-ə-ˈtäj-ə-nəs\play adjective




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