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o•o•gam•eteoʊ əˈgæm it, -gəˈmit(n.)

  1. one of a pair of structurally dissimilar gametes, the female gamete being large and nonmotile and the male gamete being small and motile.

    Category: Cell Biology, Developmental Biology

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