Definition of Microgametes

1. Noun. (plural of microgamete) ¹



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Definition of Microgametes

1. microgamete [n] - See also: microgamete

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Microgametes

microforms
microfortnight
microfortnights
microfossil
microfossils
microfractionated
microfracture
microfractures
microfugal
microfuge
microfungi
microfungus
microgame
microgames
microgamete
microgametes (current term)
microgametocyte
microgametophyte
microgametophytes
microgamont
microgamy
microgastria
microgastroid
microgastroids
microgauss
microgel
microgels
microgeneration
microgenerator
microgenerators

Literary usage of Microgametes

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1. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"... experimental removal to a culture tube. In the mosquito's stomach (see Fig. B) the motile microgametes are formed and one such fuses with a non-motile ..."

2. The Causes and Course of Organic Evolution: A Study of Bioenergics by John Muirhead Macfarlane (1918)
"If exerted near to developing microgametes, ... When this number was made up, fresh microgametes approaching the ..."

3. A Treatise on Zoology by Edwin Ray Lankester (1903)
"The substance of the karyosome seems to be absorbed by the microgametes that swarm to ... When this number was made up, fresh microgametes approaching the ..."

4. An Introduction to the Study of the Comparative Anatomy of Animals by Gilbert Charles Bourne (1900)
"The remaining colonies undergo a process of cell-division leading to the formation of male cells or microgametes. Each individual cell of a male colony ..."

5. An Introduction to Zoology by Robert William Hegner (1910)
"Other colonies produce microgametes; each of the thirty-two cells of these male colonies divides, producing a flat plate of sixteen or thirty- two ..."

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