GAMETE By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 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." Related Psychology Terms FERTILIZATION GAMETE INTRAFALLOPIAN TRANSFER (GIFT) SPERMATOZOON ANDROGEN-INSENSITIVITY SYNDROME MUTATION ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION (AI) ASPERMIA PROCEPTIVITY SPERM COMPETITION GENITALIA Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GAMETE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gamete/ (accessed May 30, 2020).