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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Either of two conjugating gametes that differ in structure or behavior, such as the small motile male spermatozoon and the larger nonmotile female ovum. Also called anisogamete.

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  • n. Either of a pair of conjugating gametes that differ in structure or behaviour, such as the spermatazoon and the ovum

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