n. pl. [Gr. anisos, unequal; gametes, spouse]
Outwardly dissimilar male and female gametes; heterogamete.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • heterogamete — see anisogametes …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • anisogamy — /an uy sog euh mee/, n. Biol. the union of anisogametes. [1890 95; ANISO + GAMY] * * * …   Universalium

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