Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Agamic.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In botany, same as agamic.
  • In zoology, having no distinguishable sexual organs. See agamic, 1.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Biol.), (Bot.) Having no visible sexual organs; asexual.

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  • adjective biology Having no visible sex organs; asexual or cryptogamous.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective (of reproduction) not involving the fusion of male and female gametes in reproduction

Etymologies

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a- + -gamous

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  • according to oxford: "an adjective meaning 'unmarried'."

    June 23, 2009