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Relating to or derived from sexual union; usually used as a suffix.
[G. gamikos, pert. to marriage]
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Requiring fertilization to reproduce; sexual.
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gamicadjective Referring to a gamete (ovum) that completes development only upon fertilisation.
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gamic(gam'ik) [Gr. gamein, to marry]
Sexual, esp. as applied to eggs that develop only after fertilization in contrast to those that develop without fertilization.See: parthenogenesis
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