gametogony

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gametogony

 [gam″ĕ-tog´o-ne]
1. the development of merozoites into male and female gametes, which later fuse to form a zygote.
2. reproduction by means of gametes.

gam·e·tog·o·ny

(gam'ĕ-tog'ō-nē),
A stage in the sexual cycle of sporozoans in which gametes are formed, often by schizogony.
Synonym(s): gametogonia, gamogony
[gameto- + G. gonē, a begetting]

gametogony

/gam·e·tog·o·ny/ (gam″ĭ-tog´ah-ne)
1. the development of merozoites of malarial plasmodia and other sporozoa into male and female gametes, which later fuse to form a zygote.
2. reproduction by means of gametes.

gametogony

1. the development of merozoites into male and female gametes, which later fuse to form a zygote.
2. reproduction by means of gametes.