- a combining form meaning “joined, united,” “joining, union,” used in the formation of compound words: gamopetalous.
Origin of gamo-
combining form representing Greek gámos marriage
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before a vowel gam-
- indicating sexual union or reproductiongamogenesis
- united or fusedgamopetalous
Word Origin for gamo-
from Greek gamos marriage
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