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heterogamous

[het-uh-rog-uh-muh s] /ˌhɛt əˈrɒg ə məs/
adjective
1.
Genetics. having unlike gametes, or reproducing by the union of such gametes (opposed to isogamous).
2.
Botany. having flowers or florets of two sexually different kinds (opposed to homogamous).
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; hetero- + -gamous
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heterogamous het·er·og·a·mous (hět'ə-rŏg'ə-məs)
adj.
Relating to heterogamy.

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