gamogenesis

[gam-uh-jen-uh-sis]
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noun Biology.

sexual reproduction.

Origin of gamogenesis

First recorded in 1860–65; gamo- + -genesis
Related formsgam·o·ge·net·ic [gam-oh-juh-net-ik] /ˌgæm oʊ dʒəˈnɛt ɪk/, gam·o·ge·net·i·cal, adjectivegam·o·ge·net·i·cal·ly, adverb
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gamogenesis

noun

another name for sexual reproduction
Derived Formsgamogenetic (ˌɡæməʊdʒɪˈnɛtɪk) or gamogenetical, adjectivegamogenetically, adverb
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gamogenesis in Medicine

gamogenesis

[găm′ə-jĕnĭ-sĭs]

n.

The act or process of sexual reproduction.
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