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gametenoun [C]

 /ɡəˈmit, ˈɡæm·it/
biology a ​male or ​femalecell that can ​unite with a ​cell of the ​oppositesex for the ​purpose of ​reproducing
(Definition of gamete from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gamete”
in Spanish gameto…
in Vietnamese giao tử…
in Malaysian gamet…
in Thai เซลล์สืบพันธุ์…
in Chinese (Simplified) 配子(指精子或卵子)…
in Indonesian gamet, sel sperma atau telur…
in Chinese (Traditional) 配子(指精子或卵子)…
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