Biol. any of the members of a clone
Origin of rametfrom Classical Latin ramus, branch (see root) + -et
A physiologically distinct organism that is part of a group of genetically identical individuals derived from one progenitor, as a tree in a group of trees that have all sprouted from a single parent plant.
Origin of rametLatin rāmus branch ; see ramus . -et
- (botany) A clone (individual member of a genet)