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gametophyte


gametophyte

noun ga·me·to·phyte \gə-ˈmēt-ə-ˌfīt\

Definition of GAMETOPHYTE

:  the individual or generation of a plant exhibiting alternation of generations that bears sex organs—compare sporophyte
ga·me·to·phyt·ic \-ˌmēt-ə-ˈfit-ik\ adjective
February 28, 2015
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