- one of a pair of conjugating gametes, exhibiting no differences in form, size, structure, or sex.
Origin of isogamete
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- a gamete that is similar in size and form to the one with which it unites in fertilizationCompare heterogamete
- A gamete that has the same size and structure as the one with which it unites.
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