spermatogenesis

noun sper·mato·gen·e·sis \ (ˌ)spər-ˌma-tə-ˈje-nə-səs \

Definition of spermatogenesis

:the process of male gamete formation including formation of a spermatocyte from a spermatogonium, meiotic division of the spermatocyte, and transformation of the four resulting spermatids into spermatozoa

spermatogenic

play \(ˌ)spər-ˌma-tə-ˈje-nik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of spermatogenesis

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spermatogenesis

noun sper·mato·gen·e·sis \ (ˌ)spər-ˌmat-ə-ˈjen-ə-səs \

medical Definition of spermatogenesis

plural spermatogeneses play \-ˌsēz\
:the process of male gamete formation including formation of a primary spermatocyte from a spermatogonium, meiotic division of the spermatocyte, and transformation of the four resulting spermatids into spermatozoa

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