[ an-ahy-sog-uh-mee ]
/ ˌæn aɪˈsɒg ə mi /
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the union of anisogametes.
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British Dictionary definitions for anisogamy
/ (ˌænaɪˈsɒɡəmɪ) /
a type of sexual reproduction in which the gametes are dissimilar, either in size alone or in size and form
Derived forms of anisogamyanisogamous, adjective
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Medical definitions for anisogamy
[ ăn′ī-sŏg′ə-mē ]
A union between two gametes that differ in size or form.
Other words from anisogamyan′i•so•gam′ic (-sə-găm′ĭk) adj.
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