megagamete
noun Date: 1891 macrogamete

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • megagamete — [meg΄ə gam′ēt΄, meg′əga mēt′] n. MACROGAMETE …   English World dictionary

  • megagamete — macrogamete …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • megagamete — /meg euh geuh meet , gam eet/, n. Cell Biol. macrogamete. [1890 95; MEGA + GAMETE] * * * …   Universalium

  • megagamete — SYN: macrogamete …   Medical dictionary

  • megagamete — mega·gamete …   English syllables

  • megagamete — meg•a•ga•mete [[t]ˌmɛg ə gəˈmit, ˈgæm it[/t]] n. cbl dvl macrogamete …   From formal English to slang

  • megagamete — /mɛgəˈgæmit/ (say meguh gameet) noun → macrogamete …   Australian English dictionary

  • megagamete — “+ noun Etymology: mega + gamete : macrogamete used especially in botany …   Useful english dictionary

  • ovum — noun The female gamete in animals; the egg cell. Syn: megagamete See Also: oval, Ovaltine, ovary, ovate, oviparous, ovo lacto vegetarian, ovoid …   Wiktionary

  • macrogamete — The female element in anisogamy; it is the larger of the two sex cells, with more reserve material, and usually nonmotile. SYN: megagamete. [macro + G. gamete, wife] * * * mac·ro·ga·mete .mak rō gə mēt, gam .ēt n the larger and usu. female gamete …   Medical dictionary

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