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isogamous

adjective isog·a·mous \ī-ˈsä-gə-məs\

Definition of ISOGAMOUS

:  having or involving isogametes — compare heterogamous
isog·a·my \-mē\ noun

Origin of ISOGAMOUS

probably from New Latin *isogamus, from is- + -gamus -gamous
First Known Use: 1887

isogamous

adjective isog·a·mous \ī-ˈsäg-ə-məs\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ISOGAMOUS

:  having or involving isogametes—compare anisogamous, heterogamous
isog·a·my \-mē\ noun, plural isog·a·mies

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