heterogamous definition

  • adjective:
    • Biology described as the fusion of unlike gametes inside reproductive procedure.
    • Biology Characterized by reproduction concerning the alternation of intimate and parthenogenetic years.
    • Botany Bearing male and female plants.
    • where the stamens and pistils aren't contained in every rose; for example. there are male and feminine flowers
    • described as alternating generations of a parthenogenetic and sexual nature
    • involving heterogametes into the reproductive procedure
    • the healthiness of having several types of flowers which differ regarding stamens and pistils, such as the aster.
    • Characterized by heterogamy.
  • others:
    • In botany, bearing two types of blossoms which differ intimately, as with most Composit√¶ and several Cyperace√¶.
    • Illustrative of or characterized by heterogenesis, or alternation of years.
    • Of or related to heterogamy, and/or relationship or pairing of unlike individuals.

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