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Definition of the noun agamete
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noun - plural: agametes
- an asexual reproductive cell
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- more generic term: reproductive structure = the parts of a plant involved in its reproduction
- more specific word: spore = a small usually single-celled asexual reproductive body produced by many nonflowering plants and fungi and some bacteria and protozoans and that are capable of developing into a new individual without sexual fusion
Alternative definition of the noun agamete
- [biology] A nonsexual gamete; a gamete involved in asexual reproduction
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by Maggenti Mary Ann, Maggenti Armand, Gardner Scott
agamete n. [Gr. a, without; gamos, marriage] Any product of reproductive multiple fission that develops directly into the adult form without sexual union. agamic a. [Gr. a, without; gamos, marriage] Parthenogenetic; reproduction without ...
A Dictionary of Zoology (2014)
by Michael Allaby
agamete In * Mesozoa, a reproductive body which divides to form a daughter within the body of the parent. agamic generation (asexual generation) In the life cycle of some species ...
agamete /agam'ét/ [Gk a + gamos not marriage], 1. any of the unicellular organisms, such as bacteria and protozoa, that reproduce asexually by multiple fission instead of by the production of gametes. 2. any asexual ...
by Kirti Sharma
Agamete: A reproductive body found in mesozoa.
by Anil Kumar Mishra
Agamete containing a diploid number of chromosomes, rather than the usual haploid number. Autoecious – Denoting rust fungi that require only one Autonomic host ...
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis
agamete /ƗgamމƝt/[Gk a + gamos not marriage], 1. any of the unicellular organisms, such as bacteria and protozoa, that reproduce asexually by multiple fission instead of producing gametes. 2. any asexual reproductive cell, such as a ...
Mosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)
See agamete. aganglionic megacolon. See Hirschsprung's disease. aganglionosis /əgang′lē·ənō′′sis/ [Gk, a, not, gagglion, knot, ...
agamete /āgam′′ēt/ [Gk, a + gamos, not marriage], 1. any of the unicellular organisms, such as bacteria and protozoa, that reproduce asexually by multiple fission instead of by the production of gametes. 2. any asexual ...
Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition of Terms in Biology, Botany, Zoology, Anatomy, Cytology, Embryology, Physiology by Isabella Ferguson Henderson, William Dawson Henderson
An agamete produced by schizogony ; opp. aniso- spore (zool., bot.) ...
by Rolf H. J. Schlegel
considered to denote physiological changes seed agameon: A plant species reproducing exclusively by >>> apomixis bot agamete: Any nonreproducing germ cell bot >>> apomixis agamic: Reproducing asexually bot >>> apomixis agamic ...
by Pei-Show Juo
Agamete 1. Any of the unicellular organisms that reproduce asexually, e.g., bacteria. 2. Any asexual reproductive cell that forms a new cell without fusion with another ...
A Dictionary of Genetics (2013)
by Robert C. King, Pamela Mulligan, William Stansfield
agamete ing from meiosis in an agamont. Agametes disperse a haploid, asexual reproductive cell result— and grow into gamonts agammaglobulinemia the inability in humans to synthesize ...
An agamete produced by schizogony ; opp. anisospore (zool., bot.) isosporous ( ïsös'pörůs) a. [Gk. isos, equal; sporos, seed.] Having spores of one kind only (bot. ) isostemonous (î'söstëm'önüs) a. [Gk. isos, equal; L. stomen, standing] Having ...
agamete (ah'gam-èt) (Gr. a neg. + yáuos marriage]. An amebula which develops directly into an adult without sexual union. agamic (ah-gam'ik) [Gr, a neg..+ yáuos marriage]. 1. Asexual. 2.
by Thomas Lathrop Stedman
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The value of this 7-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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