amphimixis definition

  • noun:
    • The union of the sperm and egg in sexual reproduction.
    • sexual reproduction
    • The union of a male and female gamete
    • In biology, the mingling of the genetic inclinations of two parents in intimate reproduction, considered abstractly, as distinct from amphigony or even the reproductive procedure.
    • reproduction relating to the union or fusion of a male and a lady gamete
    • union of sperm and egg in intimate reproduction

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