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gamic

[gam-ik] /ˈgæm ɪk/
adjective, Biology
1.
sexual (def 3).
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; < Greek gamikós bridal of marriage, equivalent to gám(os) marriage, wedding + -ikos -ic
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gamic

/ˈɡæmɪk/
adjective
1.
(esp of reproduction) requiring the fusion of gametes; sexual
Word Origin
C19: from Greek gamikos of marriage; see gamete
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