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mac·ro·ga·mete

(mak'rō-gam'ēt),
The female element in anisogamy; it is the larger of the two sex cells, with more reserve material, and usually nonmotile.
Synonym(s): megagamete
[macro- + G. gametē, wife]

megagamete

(mĕg′ə-găm′ēt′, -gə-mēt′)

megagamete

the larger of the two GAMETES, usually the female OVUM.