isogamete

noun
iso·​ga·​mete | \ ˌī-sō-ˈga-ˌmēt How to pronounce isogamete (audio) also -gə-ˈmēt How to pronounce isogamete (audio) \

Definition of isogamete

: a gamete indistinguishable in form or size or behavior from another gamete with which it can unite to form a zygote

Other Words from isogamete

isogametic \ ˌī-​sō-​gə-​ˈme-​tik How to pronounce isogamete (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of isogamete

1891, in the meaning defined above

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“Isogamete.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/isogamete. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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isogamete

noun
iso·​ga·​mete | \ ˌī-sō-gə-ˈmēt How to pronounce isogamete (audio) , -ˈgam-ˌēt How to pronounce isogamete (audio) \

Medical Definition of isogamete

: a gamete indistinguishable in form, size, or behavior from another gamete with which it can unite to form a zygote

Other Words from isogamete

isogametic \ -​gə-​ˈmet-​ik How to pronounce isogamete (audio) \ adjective

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