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Definition of the noun agamete

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noun - plural: agametes

  1. 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

noun

  1. [biology] A nonsexual gamete; a gamete involved in asexual reproduction

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Google previewDictionary of Invertebrate Zoology --Paperback (2010)

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 ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

agamete /āgam′′ēt/ [Gk a + gamos not marriage], 1. any of the unicellular age-associated cognitive impairment organisms, such as bacteria and protozoa, ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

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 reproductive cell, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Scientific Terms, Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition of Terms in Biology, Botony, Zoology, Anatomy, Cyctology, Embroyology, Physiology (1920)

by Isabella Ferguson Henderson, William Dawson Henderson

An agamete produced by schizogony ; opp. aniso- spore (zool., bot). isosporous ( lsös'pörüs) a. [Gk. isos, equal ; sporos, seed.] Having spores of one kind only (bot .). isostemonous (fsöstëm'önüs) a. [Gk. isos, equal ; L. stamen, standing.] ...

Google previewDictionary of Plant Breeding, Second Edition (2009)

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 ...

Google previewA 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 ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

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 ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Biological Terms (1920)

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 ...

Google previewA 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 ...

Google previewMosby'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 ...

Google previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1921)

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.

Google previewA practical medical dictionary ... (1914)

by Thomas Lathrop Stedman

agamete ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

agamete [a ga' met] Biology, an asexual reproductive cell. agamic [a gam' ik] Biology. 1. referring to organisms ...

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Scrabble value of A1G2A1M3E1T1E1

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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