Definitions for gametogenesisgəˌmi təˈdʒɛn ə sɪs, ˌgæm ɪ-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

gam•e•to•gen•e•sisgəˌmi təˈdʒɛn ə sɪs, ˌgæm ɪ-(n.)

  1. the development of gametes.

    Category: Developmental Biology

Origin of gametogenesis:

1895–1900

ga•me`to•gen′icˌgæm ɪˈtɒdʒ ə nəs(adj.)

gam•e•tog•e•nousˌgæm ɪˈtɒdʒ ə nəs(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gametogenesis(noun)

    the development and maturation of sex cells through meiosis

Wiktionary

  1. gametogenesis(Noun)

    The process by which gametes are produced.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Gametogenesis

    The process of germ cell development from the primordial GERM CELLS to the mature haploid GAMETES: ova in the female (OOGENESIS) or sperm in the male (SPERMATOGENESIS).

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