anisogamic

adjective
relating to a type of sexual reproduction in which the gametes are dissimilar in some respect (as size or shape)
Syn: ↑anisogamous
Pertains to noun: ↑anisogamy (for: ↑anisogamous), ↑anisogamy
Derivationally related forms: ↑anisogamy (for: ↑anisogamous)

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  • anisogamic — adj. reproducing by the fusion of different sex cells (Biology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anisogamic — an·iso·gam·ic …   English syllables

  • anisogamous — adjective relating to a type of sexual reproduction in which the gametes are dissimilar in some respect (as size or shape) • Syn: ↑anisogamic • Pertains to noun: ↑anisogamy, ↑anisogamy (for: ↑anisogamic) • Derivationally …   Useful english dictionary

  • anisogamous — /an uy sog euh meuhs/, adj. Biol. reproducing by the fusion of dissimilar gametes or individuals, usually differing in size. Also, anisogamic /an uy seuh gam ik, an uy /. [1900 05; ANISO + GAMOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • anisogametic — adjective relating to either of a pair of dissimilar (anisogamic) gametes combining in sexual reproduction • Pertains to noun: ↑anisogamete • Derivationally related forms: ↑anisogamete * * * adjective see anisogamete …   Useful english dictionary

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