isogamous

adjective
isog·​a·​mous | \ī-ˈsä-gə-məs \

Definition of isogamous 

: having or involving isogametes — compare heterogamous

Other Words from isogamous

isogamy \ ī-​ˈsä-​gə-​mē \ noun

First Known Use of isogamous

1887, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for isogamous

probably from New Latin *isogamus, from is- + -gamus -gamous

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isogeneity

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The first known use of isogamous was in 1887

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isogamous

adjective
isog·​a·​mous | \ī-ˈsäg-ə-məs \

Medical Definition of isogamous 

: having or involving isogametes — compare anisogamous, heterogamous

Other Words from isogamous

isogamy \ -​mē \ noun plural isogamies

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