conjugant

noun
con·​ju·​gant | \ ˈkän-ji-gənt How to pronounce conjugant (audio) \

Definition of conjugant

: either of a pair of conjugating gametes or organisms

First Known Use of conjugant

1910, in the meaning defined above

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“Conjugant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/conjugant. Accessed 28 Feb. 2020.

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conjugant

noun
con·​ju·​gant | \ ˈkän-ji-gənt How to pronounce conjugant (audio) \

Medical Definition of conjugant

: either of a pair of conjugating gametes or organisms

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