microconjugant

noun
mi·​cro·​conjugant

Definition of microconjugant

: the smaller member of a pair of conjugating protozoans or anisogamous gametes

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micr- + conjugant

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“Microconjugant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/microconjugant. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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