Definition of Conjugants
1. conjugant [n] - See also: conjugant
Lexicographical Neighbors of Conjugants
Literary usage of Conjugants
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Biological Bulletin by Marine Biological Laboratory (Woods Hole, Mass.) (1912)
"He has shown by statistical methods (i) that the conjugants are less variable in size than the non-conjugants, (2) that the ..."
2. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1908)
"Conjugation does not occur till a certain stage of growth has been reached, and the conjugants do not include specimens undergoing the changes preparatory ..."
3. Outlines of Evolutionary Biology by Arthur Dendy (1912)
"In this way the migratory micronuclei of the two conjugants change places with one another, as indicated by the arrows, and the sole object of the temporary ..."
4. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1914)
"32, although in two of the nine generations tabulated the variability was greater in the case of the non- conjugants. So far as the rate of fission is ..."
5. Heredity and Sex by Thomas Hunt Morgan (1913)
"history of six such ex-conjugants is shown in the next diagram (Fig. 101). The four lines, "quadrants," (1, 2, 3, 4) that are descended from each of six ex- ..."