gamete

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reproduction involving the union or fusion of a male and a female gamete amphimixis , sexual reproduction
motile male gamete of a plant such as an alga or fern or gymnosperm antherozoid , spermatozoid
division of nonflowering plants characterized by rhizoids rather than true roots and having little or no organized vascular tissue and showing alternation of generations between gamete-bearing forms and spore-bearing forms; comprises true mosses (Bryopsid Bryophyta , division Bryophyta
female reproductive cell; the female gamete egg cell , ovum
immature animal or plant cell that develops into a gamete by meiosis gametocyte
gamete-bearing individual or phase in the life cycle of a plant having alternation of generations gametophyte
members of a pair of homologous chromosomes separate during the formation of gametes and are distributed to different gametes so that every gamete receives only one member of the pair law of segregation
gamete and chromosomal formation in newly formed cells meiosis
male reproductive cell; the male gamete sperm , spermatozoan , spermatozoon , sperm cell
immature gamete produced by a spermatocyte; develops into a spermatozoon spermatid
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