|(used as a nonsense word by children to express approval or to represent the longest word in English.)|
|a white, crystalline, water-insoluble, powerful high explosive, C3H6N6O6, used chiefly in bombs and shells.|
gametogenesis ga·me·to·gen·e·sis (gə-mē'tə-jěn'ĭ-sĭs)
The formation and the development of gametes.
|gametogenesis (gə-mē'tə-jěn'ĭ-sĭs) Pronunciation Key
The formation or production of gametes. In most multicellular organisms, gametogenesis takes place by meiosis.