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

First Known Use of plasmogamy

1912, in the meaning defined above

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plasmogamy

noun
plas·mog·a·my | \ plaz-ˈmäg-ə-mē \
plural plasmogamies

Medical Definition of plasmogamy 

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

called also plastogamy

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