microgametocyte

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mi·​cro·​ga·​me·​to·​cyte | \ ˌmī-krō-gə-ˈmē-tə-ˌsīt How to pronounce microgametocyte (audio) \

Definition of microgametocyte

: a gametocyte producing microgametes

First Known Use of microgametocyte

1900, in the meaning defined above

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“Microgametocyte.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/microgametocyte. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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microgametocyte

noun
mi·​cro·​ga·​me·​to·​cyte | \ -gə-ˈmēt-ə-ˌsīt How to pronounce microgametocyte (audio) \

Medical Definition of microgametocyte

: a gametocyte producing microgametes

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