producing only one type of gamete with respect to sex chromosomes.
- Compare heterogametic.
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British Dictionary definitions for homogametic
genetics denoting the sex that possesses two similar sex chromosomes. In humans and many other mammals it is the female sex, possessing two X-chromosomes: Compare heterogametic
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