isogametic
adjective see isogamete

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • isogametic — See isogamete. * * * …   Universalium

  • isogametic — iso·ga·met·ic (i″so gə metґik) characterized by the production of gametes of the same size …   Medical dictionary

  • isogametic — adj. pertaining to isogametes, pertaining to either of a pair of uniting gametes that are equal and similar (Biology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • isogametic — iso·gametic …   English syllables

  • isogametic — adjective see isogamete * * * isogametˈic, isogamˈic or isogˈamous adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑isogamy …   Useful english dictionary

  • isogamete — isogametic /uy soh geuh met ik/, adj. /uy seuh gam eet, uy soh geuh meet /, n. Cell Biol. one of a pair of conjugating gametes, exhibiting no differences in form, size, structure, or sex. Cf. heterogamete. [1890 95; ISO + GAMETE] * * * …   Universalium

  • isogamete — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1891 a gamete indistinguishable in form or size or behavior from another gamete with which it can unite to form a zygote • isogametic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • isogamete — [ī΄sōgam′ēt΄, ī΄səgam′ēt΄, ī΄səgə mēt′] n. a gamete not differentiated in size, structure, or function from another with which it unites: found in some protozoans, fungi, etc.: opposed to HETEROGAMETE isogametic [ī΄sōgə met′ik, ī΄səgə met′ik] adj …   English World dictionary

  • isogamete — noun either of a pair of conjugating gametes of the same size and structure • Hypernyms: ↑gamete * * * isogametic /uy soh geuh met ik/, adj. /uy seuh gam eet, uy soh geuh meet /, n. Cell Biol. one of a pair of conjugating gametes, exhibiting no… …   Useful english dictionary

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