Agamous
Agamous Ag"a*mous, a. [Gr. 'a`gamos unmarried; 'a priv. + ga`mos marriage.] (Biol.) Having no visible sexual organs; asexual. In (Bot.), cryptogamous. [1913 Webster]

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  • agamous — [ag′ə məs] adj. 〚Gr agamos, AGAMIC〛 AGAMIC * * * ag·a·mous (ăgʹə məs) adj. Variant of agamic. * * * …   Universalium

  • agamous — [ag′ə məs] adj. [Gr agamos, AGAMIC] AGAMIC …   English World dictionary

  • agamous — see agamic …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • agamous — SYN: agamic. [G. agamos, unmarried] * * * aga·mous (agґə məs) 1. asexual. 2. having no recognizable sexual organs …   Medical dictionary

  • agamous — ag·a·mous …   English syllables

  • agamous — The state of being unmarried …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • agamous — /ˈægəməs/ (say aguhmuhs) adjective → agamic …   Australian English dictionary

  • agamous —   a. non sexual …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • agamous — adj. Biol. without (distinguishable) sexual organs. Etymology: LL agamus f. Gk agamos (as A (1), gamos marriage) …   Useful english dictionary

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