isogamete

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noun iso·ga·mete \ˌī-sō-ˈga-ˌmēt also -gə-ˈmēt\

Definition of isogamete

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

isogametic

play \-gə-ˈme-tik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of isogamete

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1891


Medical Dictionary

isogamete

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noun iso·ga·mete \ˌī-sō-gə-ˈmēt, -ˈgam-ˌēt\

Medical Definition of isogamete

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

isogametic

\-gə-ˈmet-ik\play adjective

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