This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word gametocyte
an immature animal or plant cell that develops into a gamete by meiosis
A diploid germ cell that divides by meiosis into a gamete.
A gametocyte is a eukaryotic germ cell that divides by mitosis into other gametocytes or by meiosis into gametids during gametogenesis. Male gametocytes are called spermatocytes, and female gametocytes are called oocytes.