Gamogenesis

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Gamogenesis (Biol) The production of offspring by the union of parents of different sexes; sexual reproduction; -- the opposite of agamogenesis.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n gamogenesis In biology, genesis or development from fertilized ova; sexual generation or reproduction; homogenesis: the opposite of agamogenesis.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Gamogenesis sexual reproduction
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. marriage + E. genesis,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. gamos, marriage.