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From Ancient Greek γαμετή (wife), γαμέτης (husband).

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gamete

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  1. (cytology) A reproductive cell (male (sperm) or female (egg)) that has only half the usual number of chromosomes.

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gamete m. (plural gameti)

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) gamete

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