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  • n. Plural form of gamete.

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Examples

  • Only the genome in gametes count, and then only if they get shuffled with another gamete and born alive, going on to reproduce.

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  • I do think that the entire situation of sperm donors and even egg donors even though their procedures are much more invasive getting paid for their gametes is a bit odd.

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  • These parts, also known as gametes, are specific to the phyla Oomycetes.

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  • With such similarities, we cannot define male and female along the mechanics of their genitalia, but instead they are divided along the kind of gametes, cells for sexual reproduction, they carry.

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  • Third parties frequently donate sperm and egg, or "gametes," for patients attempting to create embryos in the in vitro fertilization clinic.

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  • The recommendation is reported in the February 19, 2010 issue of sperm and egg, or "gametes," for patients attempting to create embryos in the in vitro fertilization clinic.

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  • What kind of gametes will be produced by the genotype WW, Ww, and ww?

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  • The biological value of the association which imposes this additional obligation may be found perhaps in the fact that a large group is not so readily eaten by an enemy as an individual cell; but it is clearer that the process of reproduction, which consists of the fusion of small "gametes," or nucleated fragments produced by diverse or similar parents, must be greatly facilitated by the occurrence of gamete-forming individuals in one and the same colony.

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  • 'gametes' of an individual, as cells which were from an early stage of development distinguished from the cells forming the organs and tissues; to regard the organism as consisting of soma on the one hand and gametes on the other, both derived from the original zygote cell, not the gametes from the soma.

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  • Now women can use the global fertility bazaar to ply gametes as an alternative to dating and messy relationships.

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