from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A cell from which gametes develop by meiotic division, especially a spermatocyte or an oocyte.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A diploid germ cell that divides by meiosis into a gamete.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An immature animal or plant cell that develops into a gamete by meiosis.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A gamete.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an immature animal or plant cell that develops into a gamete by meiosis
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