microgametocyte

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microgametocyte

 [mi″kro-gah-me´to-sīt]
a cell that produces microgametes.
the male gametocyte of certain Sporozoa, such as malarial plasmodia.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

mi·cro·ga·me·to·cyte

(mī'krō-ga-mē'tō-sīt),
The mother cell producing the microgametes, or male elements of sexual reproduction in sporozoan protozoans and fungi.
Synonym(s): microgamont
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mi·cro·ga·me·to·cyte

(mī'krō-gă-mē'tō-sīt)
The mother cell producing the microgametes, or male elements of sexual reproduction in sporozoan protozoans and fungi.
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Microgamonts have superficial small nuclei with homogenate nucleoplasm and without nucleoli, numerous dense inclusions, vacuoles and few amylopectin granules.