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A cell capable of dividing to produce gametes, for example, a sperm or oocyte.
[gameto- + G. kytos, cell]
gamont(gam'ont) [? + on, being]
A sexual form of certain protozoa.See: gametocyte (2)
gamonta generation of individuals of Protozoa which gives rise to gametes which unite in pairs each to form a ZYGOTE.