from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An asexual reproductive cell, such as a spore.
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- n. A nonsexual gamete; a gamete involved in asexual reproduction
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- n. an asexual reproductive cell
From Greek agametos, unmarried, variant of agamos; see agamic.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
a- + gamete (Wiktionary)