germ cell

noun

Definition of germ cell

  1. :  a gamete (such as an egg or sperm cell) or one of its antecedent cells

1851

First Known Use of germ cell

1851


GERM CELL Defined for Kids

germ cell

noun

Definition of germ cell for Students

  1. :  a cell (as an egg or sperm cell) that contributes to the formation of a new individual


Medical Dictionary

germ cell

noun

Medical Definition of germ cell

  1. :  an egg or sperm cell or one of their antecedent cells



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