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isogamous

[ ahy-sog-uh-muhs ]
/ aɪˈsɒg ə məs /
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adjective Biology.
having two similar gametes in which no differentiation can be distinguished, or reproducing by the union of such gametes (opposed to heterogamous).
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Origin of isogamous

First recorded in 1885–90; iso- + -gamous
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