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conjugant

[kon-juh-guh nt] /ˈkɒn dʒə gənt/
noun, Biology.
1.
either of two organisms participating in the process of conjugation.
Origin of conjugant
1905-1910
First recorded in 1905-10; conjug(ate) + -ant
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British Dictionary definitions for conjugant

conjugant

/ˈkɒndʒʊɡənt/
noun
1.
either of a pair of organisms or gametes undergoing conjugation
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conjugant in Medicine

conjugant con·ju·gant (kŏn'jə-gənt)
n.
Either of a pair of organisms, cells, or gametes undergoing conjugation.

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