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spermatid

[ spur-muh-tid ]
/ ˈspɜr mə tɪd /
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noun
Cell Biology. one of the cells that result from the meiotic divisions of a spermatocyte and mature into spermatozoa.
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Origin of spermatid

1885–90; spermat- + -id3
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British Dictionary definitions for spermatid

spermatid
/ (ˈspɜːmətɪd) /

noun
zoology any of four immature male gametes that are formed from a spermatocyte, each of which develops into a spermatozoon
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Medical definitions for spermatid

spermatid
[ spûrmə-tĭd ]

n.
Any of the four haploid cells formed by meiosis in a male organism that develop into spermatozoa without further division.
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