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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A mature sexual reproductive cell having a single set of unpaired chromosomes.

Usage examples (37)
  • Marriage is often actually defined as the gamete of the state.
  • In females, the gamete is the egg, fewer and larger cells produced in an environment capable of supplying nutrition to a developing embryo.
  • The chance of an individual gamete which is a (d u) recombinant combining with another (d u) recombinant is (p/2) x (p/2).
  • Forbidding anonymous gamete donation is a good idea for more
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