plasmogamy

noun plas·mog·a·my \ plaz-ˈmä-gə-mē \

Definition of plasmogamy

: fusion of the cytoplasm of two or more cells as distinguished from fusion of nuclei

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plasmogamy

noun plas·mog·a·my \ plaz-ˈmäg-ə-mē \

medical Definition of plasmogamy

plural plasmogamies
: fusion of the cytoplasm of two or more cells as distinguished from fusion of nuclei called also plastogamy

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