GAMETE

the name for one of the cells that take part in fertilisation to produce a zygote. Male sperm cells and female ovum cells are the reproductive cells.

GAMETE: "There are male and female gametes."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GAMETE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gamete/ (accessed December 13, 2019).
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