Oogamy Definition

ō-ŏgə-mē
noun
A system of sexual reproduction in which one gamete (called the egg) is large and nonmotile, while the other (called the sperm) is small and motile. Oogamy is a type of heterogamy.
American Heritage Science
Advertisement

Origin of Oogamy

  • oo- +‎ -gamy

    From Wiktionary

Find Similar Words

Find similar words to oogamy using the buttons below.

Words Starting With

Words Ending With

Unscrambles

oogamy
Advertisement