Anisogamic

anisogamous

[an-ahy-sog-uh-muhs]
adjective Biology.
reproducing by the fusion of dissimilar gametes or individuals, usually differing in size.
Also, anisogamic [an-ahy-suh-gam-ik, an-ahy-] .


Origin:
1900–05; aniso- + -gamous

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anisogamic

adjective
relating to a type of sexual reproduction in which the gametes are dissimilar in some respect (as size or shape) 
anisogamous

adjective
relating to a type of sexual reproduction in which the gametes are dissimilar in some respect (as size or shape) [syn: anisogamic
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