Definitions for gametogenesisgəˌmi təˈdʒɛn ə sɪs, ˌgæm ɪ-
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word gametogenesis
the development and maturation of sex cells through meiosis
The process by which gametes are produced.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
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).
Find a translation for the gametogenesis definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these gametogenesis definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"gametogenesis." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 3 Jul 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/gametogenesis>.