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plasmogamy

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noun plas·mog·a·my \plaz-ˈmä-gə-mē\

Definition of plasmogamy

  1. :  fusion of the cytoplasm of two or more cells as distinguished from fusion of nuclei



Origin and Etymology of plasmogamy

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1912


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plasmogamy

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noun plas·mog·a·my \plaz-ˈmäg-ə-mē\

Medical Definition of plasmogamy

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plasmogamies

  1. :  fusion of the cytoplasm of two or more cells as distinguished from fusion of nuclei—called also plastogamy




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