spermiogenesis

noun sper·mio·gen·e·sis \ ˌspər-mē-ō-ˈje-nə-səs \

Definition of spermiogenesis

: spermatogenesis; specifically : transformation of a spermatid into a spermatozoon

Origin and Etymology of spermiogenesis

New Latin, from spermium spermatozoon + -o- + Latin genesis


Medical Dictionary

spermiogenesis

noun sper·mio·gen·e·sis \ ˌspər-mē-ō-ˈjen-ə-səs \

medical Definition of spermiogenesis

plural spermiogeneses play \-ˌsēz\
2 : transformation of a spermatid into a spermatozoon

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