• Definition for "heterogamete"
    • Either of two conjugating gametes that differ in…
    • View More
  • Synonym for "heterogamete"

heterogamete definition

  • noun:
    • Either of two conjugating gametes that differ in framework or behavior, including the tiny motile male spermatozoon and the bigger nonmotile female ovum. Also referred to as anisogamete.
    • Either of a set of conjugating gametes that vary in construction or behaviour, for instance the spermatazoon and also the ovum
41 votes

How would you define heterogamete?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!